I visited the current recipient, Alice Anderson, and it was immediately obvious what can be gained. The spacious house is isolated in a classic Loire Valley landscape. The natural world, from which Calder abstracted many of his forms, is right up close through the extensive windows of the thirty-metre long studio. Not surprisingly, Anderson is taking the chance to work on a larger scale..
Art critic Tabish Khan brings you the top art exhibitions to visit this week. Each one comes with a concise review to help you decide whether it’s for you.
The Museum of Modern Art is heading to the Frank Gehry-designed Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris this October. For an exceptional exhibition devoted to the unrivaled collection of the Museum of Modern Art.
Art Revolutionaries an exhibition featuring Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, Alexander Calder and Julio González comes to London.
Art Revolutionaries is an exhibition inspired by the Spanish Pavilion at the 1937 Paris Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne, commemorating 80 years since its inauguration
Spinning mobiles, damaged instruments, Italian sculpture, Communism and hair cuts in zero gravity.
Calder, Gothic architecture, female artists, Scottish painting and sweeping photography
The most interesting art events to see this week
The Empty Lot as at 28 November What’s the best time to go to Tate Modern? Yes, when it’s open,… Read More
This week’s top 5 features volcanic lightning, refugees, Calder, coloured smoke and Indians of African descent.
Pace hosts unprecedented exhibition of Calder’s sculpture, painting, and works on paper from 1945–1949
It will include around 200 drawings dating from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day by both established and emerging sculptors.
Following on from the success of last year’s ‘The House of the Nobleman’ art exhibition, curator Victoria presents ‘The Return’ viewing until 23rd October 2011 at Boswall House, a magnificent 15,000sqft Grade I listed Regency mansion at 2 Cornwall Terrace.
Peter Doig, Damien Hirst, Lucien Freud, Whitney McVeigh, Claude Monet, Takashi Murakami, and lots more ……..
Christie’s will offer a selection of works from the Collection of Betty Freeman in the May 13 Post-War & Contemporary… Read More
An uncommonly lively and engaging character, Calder made his art into a continuous party, a party attended by his many… Read More