AlexanderCalder

 1898 02 July b. Lawnton, Pennsylvania
    American sculptor
 1913 part of the Puteaux Group.

 1925 'The Flying Trapeeze''
 1926 moved to Paris.
   Kiki modeled for him.
   Friends with Nancy Cunard.
 1926 - 1931? See Video of His Circus ->; See article ->.

 1929 Inspired -> by Josephine Baker .

 1930 Therese Maure (Therese Treize) becomes his assistant. 
    His fiance Louisa James was in her exercise classes.
    Became friends with a number of avant-garde artists, including Joan Miro, Jean Arp.

 1931 It was while Marcel Duchamp was in his studio that the term mobile was born
    m. Louisa.

 1932 Dec. Exhibited his Bell Jar objects at Julien Levy Gallery which were 
    photographed by Lee Miller.

 1933 returned to America.

 1936 Exhibited at the International Surrealist Exhibition, London
   Later his paintings were hung in Peggy Guggenheim's London Gallery.
   White Panel
 1940 Visited Kurt Seligmann at Sugar Loaf farm, New York. 
    Friends with Yves Tanguy and Kay Sage.
    Sketched Mary Reynolds and her cats.

 1941 moved to Connecticut. Luis Bunuel took the lease of his New York apartment.
    Vertical Foliage
 1947 Provides original artwork for the catalogue of Le Surrealisme en 1947 
    or Please Touch at Galerie Maeght, Paris. 

 1950
    Performing Seal
 1963
    Sabot
 1976 d. Nov. 11th. New York.

    Gabriella Picabia wrote an essay on his work, published in View magazine.

    See Calder Foundation  ->.
    See wiki  ->.
    The Surreal  -> Calder. 
    See Bio  ->.

    See Timeline