"The Mobile: Composition in Motion" was an open call to artists working in all media. We encouraged unique interpretations of mobiles as sculpture in motion, and challenged artists to push what's possible in terms of form, materials, construction, movement and scale.
For those new to mobile making or artists looking to translate their art into mobile form, we've provided some resources below to get you started. These helpful tips focus on Calder-like mobile construction, but are by no means the only ways to design mobiles.
Learn the benefits of: Using "sliders" to build flexibility into your mobile designs
"What Wire to Use to Make a Hanging Mobile and Where to Buy It" by award winning kinetic artist Marco Mahler
"Questions and Answers regarding How to Make Mobiles" by award winning kinetic artist Marco Mahler