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Calder and Picasso

Are you already planning your weekend even though it is Monday today? Not to worry, I have a suggestion for you! The Almine Rech Gallery… 78 more words


Calder Lecture at the Wichita Art Museum

I am thrilled be giving the Fall 2016 Howard E. Wooden Lecture at the Wichita Art Museum, this Thursday, November 17. If you are in the greater Wichita area please join us. 250 more words


Art Cafe...Calder and Picasso

When the grandsons of Calder and Picasso met years ago, they didn’t exactly get along. Fast forward 30 years and they’ve curated a tribute to their late grandfathers. 16 more words

Art Cafe

Adventures in Wire

As we prepare for making our wire characters, students are given some time to experiments with how the wire feels in their hands and how to manipulate it with pliers.   169 more words


Object of the Month: Calder Gallery at the National Gallery of Art

As was the case in September, this month’s Object of the Month is actually an entire gallery. This gallery is dedicated to the artist, Alexander Calder, and is located in the newly re-opened East Wing of the National Gallery of Art. 567 more words

Developing the Circus Scene - Preparation for Music Composition

The second grade students have been creating small wooden doll circus characters  during music classes with clothes and props made from felt and pipe cleaners to help add details to the circus stories and scenes that they have written in homeroom.   326 more words