Calder At Home

Alexander Calder’s name imparts instant recognition as he is widely regarded as being one of the most prolific and prominent artists of the 20th century.


Photo Courtesy of Pedro E.Guerrero in 'The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder'
Photo Courtesy of Pedro E.Guerrero in 'The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder'

“A knowledge of and sympathy with the qualities of the materials used are essential to proper treatment.” – Alexander CAlder

Known for his kinetic sculptures and use of primary colours, Calder’s work still strongly resonates within the field of modern art today. As captured by his close friend Pedro E.Guerrero in ‘ The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder’ Calder has seemingly imbued every aspect of his life with distinguishable wit and delight. A 13 year long odyssey gives a charming insight as well as documenting Calder’s whimsical surroundings and his life at home in Roxbury, Connecticut.


Photo Courtesy of Pedro E.Guerrero in 'The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder'
Photo Courtesy of Pedro E.Guerrero in 'The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder'
Photo Courtesy of Pedro E.Guerrero in 'The Joyous Environment of Alexander Calder'