|Alexander Calder at "Stegosaurus" dedication, Hartford, October 10, 1973|
Collection of Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library
and Connecticut History Illustrated
If you don't have a background in art or art history, you might be wondering, why Calder? Why is he so famous? Why would five artists come all the way from Italy (twice) for the opportunity to create art in the same city in which many of his sculptures were made?