Posts from October 2017

“flight” mobile by alexander calder, at the international arrivals terminal 4, jfk airport, new york city. photography: matthew burger

an engineer invents a new art form . . .

alexander calder graduated in 1919 from stevens institute of technology in hoboken, new jersey with a degree in mechanical engineering. after graduation, he held jobs with an automotive engineer in rutherford, new jersey, and with the new york edison company as a a hydraulic engineer and a draftsman. in 1922, calder found work as a [...]

posted 6 October 2017

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