Video from Alexander Calder at MCA

Do you know what the Alexander Calder exhibit needs? A really big fan to get the stuff moving around. I hassled the MCA to no end to send me a video so it could really show the kenetic nature of the work, but the stillness is tomb-like. I wish the woman in the video would start jumping around and waving her arms. The stuff moves, it’s just a little too slow and subtle for the video to catch.

Still, this is an outstanding way to get a sense of how absolutely awesome the Calder exhibit is. I’m a fan of all art that hangs from a wire, but this is obviously the best of the best