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His monumental mobiles and stabiles are responsible for bringing abstract art into public realms, such as airports and large office buildings.
The poise of a 1945 sculpture that is both mobile and stabile is bluntly undercut by the sharp, spiky tendrils of the stabile part and by the work's title: Bayonets Menacing a Flower.
Relying on materials such as scrap wood and metal, tree branches, seaweed and cardboard tubes, many of the instruments suggest such sculptural forms as assemblages, mobiles and stabiles. Ideas presented could be catalysts for projects in concert with the music teacher or as stand-alone three-dimensional art experiences.