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“My fan mail is enormous. Everyone is under six.”

— Alexander Calder, 1898-1976, American, sculptor (photo LIFE magazine)


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Alexander Calder was known as the originator of the mobile, a type of kinetic sculpture made with delicately balanced or suspended components which move in response to motor power or air currents.

Alexander Calder performs his “Circus” – Whitney Museum: