Gallery Talk | Alexander Calder: Collaborative Creations

April 1, 2023 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gallery Talk | Alexander Calder: Collaborative Creations

Exhibition cocurators Erin Monroe and Laura Leonard explore how Alexander Calder’s vibrant and dynamic designs for textiles came to life through the hands of others. Explore connections between Calder’s textiles and other examples of his work on display. Free with museum admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop.

Image: Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976), Untitled (detail), 1965, hooked by Leslie and Rufus Stillman after a design by Calder. Orange, yellow, blue, and black wool, 64 x 81 in. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT, Gift of Leslie and Rufus Stillman, 2002.29.1. © 2023 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York