IMAGES


Bird

Coffee cans, tin and copper wire, 20 x 25 x 16 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.8). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

Black: 17 Dots

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 38 x 48 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.9). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.


Concrete Autumn (Dead Leaves. No Ground)

Steel, wire, 99 x 87 x 118 inches. Installation view. Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York. Collection of Charlotte and Bill Ford, New York. Courtesy of the artist, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, and Modern Institute/Toby Webster, Ltd., Glasgow.

Fear Meets the Soul

Steel, powder coated steel, acrylic paint, altered plywood leg splint designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1942, approximately 88 x 68 x 95 inches. Courtesy of the artist, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York and Modern Institute/Toby Webster, Ltd., Glasgow Photo by Jean Vong.


Blue Among Yellow and Red

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 43 x 63 inches diameter. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

Chat-Mobile (Cat Mobile)

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 20 x 26 x 26 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.10). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.


RADAR REFLECTOR ORIGIN PETIT CALIVIGNY GRENADA

Steel, plastic, galvanized wire, aluminum, rubber, enamel paint , approximately 72 x 72 x 3 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Casey Kaplan, New York.

TRAVELING LANGUAGE MACHINE WITH #3 FREQUENCY DISRUPTOR AND DISINFORMATION NUMBERS STATION

Steel, enamel paint, 99 x 149 x 83 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Casey Kaplan, New York.


The Spider

Painted sheet metal and steel rod, 95 x 99 x 73 inches. Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection at the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas (1984.A.43). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by David Heald.


Bougie du Isthmus

Fishing rods, scarves, and wire rack, 209 x 298 x 144 inches. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Restricted gift of Collectors' Forum in memory of Phil Shorr (2006.22). © 2005 Abraham Cruzvillegas Photo by Nathan Keay. © MCA Chicago.


Four Boomerangs

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 39 x 63 inches diameter. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. Gift of Ruth Horwich (1991.92). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

The Ghost [maquette]

Painted sheet metal, metal rods, and steel wire, 39 x 47 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.13). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.


Black Cat

Steel, 93 x 45 x 24 inches. Courtesy David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, and Michael Werner Gallery, New York. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen.

Deft Composition (Deft Composition)

Wood stain and silkscreen ink on wood and steel, 108 1⁄2 x 52 x 45 inches. Private Collection. Courtesy Michael Werner Gallery, New York. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen.


Les Mouettes (The Seagulls)

Painted sheet metal, metal rods and steel wire, 20 x 103½ x 48 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.15). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

 

Little Face

Copper wire, thread, glass, and wood, 13 ½ x 10 1/2 x 6 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.6). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.


Balloons

Steel, stainless steel, mortar, foam, and paper, approximately 110 x 26 x 45 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Fumigated Sculpture

Vinyl, styrofoam coolers, wood, Styrofoam, tortilla warmer, foam core, polyester batting, glue and mini spring clips, 90 x 52 x 52 inches. Courtesy of the artist.


Nineteen White Discs

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 45 x 53 inches diameter. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Gift of Ruth Horwich (1991.91). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

Performing Seal

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 33 x 23 x 36 inches. Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. The Leonard and Ruth Horwich Family Loan (EL1995.7). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.


Burlesque Fragments

Wood, steel, aluminum, Plexiglas, linoleum, chain, canvas, paint, six-pack rings, shoelaces, cardboard, and circuitry, 105 x 47 x 53 ½ inches. Courtesy of the artist and Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles.

Pig Latin

Painted and welded wrought iron, steel and rebar, 72 x 68 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles.


Snake on the Post

Bronze, 20 x 31 ¼ x 17 ½ inches. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Purchased with funds from the Howard and Jean Lipman Foundation, Inc. (70.3a–b). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Sheldon Collins.

Snow Flurries

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, 96 x 96 x 96 inches. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Gift of Ruth and Leonard J. Horwich (1983.80). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo by Nathan Keay. © MCA Chicago.


The Green and White Warbler

Acrylic on wood, steel, cast concrete plastic bottles, 64 ¼ x 44 x 17 7/8 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York and Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago. Photo by Hermann Feldhaus.

Wood from Around the World Mobile

Drift wood and steel, 5 x 12 x 8 feet. Image courtesy of the artist and DODGEgallery, NY.


Spiny [maquette]

Painted sheet aluminum, 26 x 30 x 14 3/8 inches. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest (949.1979). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Digital Image. © The Museum of Modern Art / Licensed by SCALA / Art Resource, NY.

10 - 5 - 4

Painted sheet metal and steel, 72 x 108 x 48 inches. Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection at the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas (1977.A.09). © 2012 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by David Heald.