Alexander Calder’s Red Lily Pad returns to the Guggenheim


Alexander Calder’s 1956 monumental mobile Red Lily Pads will head back to the NY Guggenheim Museum ahead its installation for the exhibition celebrating the Guggenheim foundation’s 80th anniversary, Visionaries: Creating the Modern Guggenheim (10 February – 6 September). Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim will explore not only avant-garde innovations from the late 19th through mid-20th centuries, but also the radical activities of six patrons who brought to light some of the most significant artists of their day.