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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

We took the train from Copenhagen to Humlebaek, which is 20 miles outside the city and worth the travel effort. The sculpture garden is stunning, the views of the ocean and Sweden amazing, the architecture modern and very Scandinavian. 237 more words

Travel

Featured Artist: Alexander Calder

Perhaps the most celebrated American sculptor of the 20th century, Alexander Calder is especially well-known for his abstract and seemingly innocuous mobiles. These would become a common feature in official American exhibitions at world fairs and international art festivals during the 1950s – including at the… 262 more words

Cold War

Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Forgive me, I haven’t written a Stop Look Listen in a while, but I’m back with a bang, alongside a new gallery of illustration in King’s Cross and a gory opening at Barts Pathology Museum. 269 more words

Art

Alexander Calder | Art Masterpiece Projects for Kids

Interested in learning about American artist Alexander Calder? This article features four projects that provide opportunities for elementary artists to discover Calder with fun and engaging hands-on art projects. 472 more words

Art Projects For Kids

Creative Paper Collage

I am always inspired when I read a book by a creative artist. For example: Twyla Tharp’s book THE CREATIVE HABIT Learn It and Use It For Life is not just for dancers and choreographers. 2,054 more words

Collage

Morning Links: De Stijl Katy Perry Edition

“When the auction ended at 5 p.m. on July 24, the estimates and final bids vanished from the site.” A look at the transparency protocols of online auction sites. 216 more words