Hanging mobiles<br />By Julie kavanaugh & rachelcovin<br />
Definition of Hanging mobile <br />A sculpture or decoration whose parts are balanced to move in response to air currents....
Alexander calder<br /><ul><li>Used play in his creation of large hanging mobiles</li></li></ul><li>Lobster Trap and Fish T...
Eucalyptusby alexander Calder<br />Eucalyptus, 1940<br />Sheet metal, wire, and paint<br />94 1/2" x 61"<br />Private Coll...
Alexander calder & play<br />Lion Tamer (A00459) and Lion (A00041) from Cirque Calder, 1926-31 (A00019)<br />Photograph by...
The Lace on the Edge of Your Pantiesby alexander calder<br />The Lace on the Edge of Your Panties, 1947<br />Sheet metal, ...
To most people who look at<br />a mobile, it's no more than a<br />series of flat objects that move.<br />To a few, though...
sources<br />Alexander Calder images:<br />http://calder.org/work/category/hangingmobile.html<br />Definition of hanging m...
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  1. 1. Hanging mobiles<br />By Julie kavanaugh & rachelcovin<br />
  2. 2. Definition of Hanging mobile <br />A sculpture or decoration whose parts are balanced to move in response to air currents.<br />
  3. 3. Alexander calder<br /><ul><li>Used play in his creation of large hanging mobiles</li></li></ul><li>Lobster Trap and Fish Tailby alexander calder<br />Lobster Trap and Fish Tail, 1939<br />Sheet metal, wire, and paint<br />102" x 114"<br />The Museum of Modern Art, New York<br />A00310<br />
  4. 4. Eucalyptusby alexander Calder<br />Eucalyptus, 1940<br />Sheet metal, wire, and paint<br />94 1/2" x 61"<br />Private Collection, Beverly Hills, California<br />A03747<br />
  5. 5. Alexander calder & play<br />Lion Tamer (A00459) and Lion (A00041) from Cirque Calder, 1926-31 (A00019)<br />Photograph by Herbert Matter, 1943<br />
  6. 6. The Lace on the Edge of Your Pantiesby alexander calder<br />The Lace on the Edge of Your Panties, 1947<br />Sheet metal, wire, and paint<br />13" x 75" x 18 1/2"<br />Calder Foundation, New York<br />A15089<br />
  7. 7. To most people who look at<br />a mobile, it's no more than a<br />series of flat objects that move.<br />To a few, though, it may be poetry.<br />Alexander Calder<br />
  8. 8. sources<br />Alexander Calder images:<br />http://calder.org/work/category/hangingmobile.html<br />Definition of hanging mobile:<br />http://encarta.msn.com/dictionary_/mobile.html<br />Alexander Calder & Play Video:<br />http://www.shawnahandke.com/play/?p=625<br />

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