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Alexander Calder, July 10, 1947.
Alexander Calder, the creator of kinetic sculptures

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Alexander Calder Was Born
July 22, 1899

Alexander Calder made mobiles that were motor-driven and some that moved with a breeze. These were called kinetic (moving) sculptures. Looking at Calder's art, you see he created objects in biomorphic or abstract shapes that remind you of natural things such as animals, plants, or parts of people.
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