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Abstraction Inspiration: Alexander Calder at the National Gallery of Art

Over the holiday season, I traveled home to Virginia to visit my Grandmother and Maryland to visit my Father. Whenever I am city-hopping I take the time to explore the local museums. The last time I went to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. the West Wing of their museum, which is home to more contemporary modern artists, wasn't fully functional with exhibitions. While I can appreciate what some call 'classical art', I am more interested in contemporary modern aesthetically. A few favorites on display at the National Gallery were: Constantin Brancusi, Max Ernst, Jean Arp and Alexander Calder.

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