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stabile

(stā`bēl), an abstract construction that is completely stationary. The form was pioneered by Alexander CalderCalder, Alexander
, 1898–1976, American sculptor, b. Philadelphia; son of a prominent sculptor, Alexander Stirling Calder. Among the most innovative modern sculptors, Calder was trained as a mechanical engineer.
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, and examples were termed stabiles to distinguish them from mobilesmobile
, a type of moving sculptural artwork developed by Alexander Calder in 1932 and named by Marcel Duchamp. Often constructed of colored metal pieces connected by wires or rods, the mobile has moving parts that are sensitive to a breeze or light touch; it can be designed to
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, their moving counterparts, also invented by Calder.
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Stabile hopes that UO can increase the number of on-campus confidential sources for students that is more in line with recommendations from a White House report on sexual assault, which encourages schools to, if possible, respect the wishes of a student victim who may not want to report.
This is a distinction that Stabile apparently felt he need not define.
One of the biggest surprises for me when I am shooting these photos is just how eager the people are," says Stabile.
9-29), in cui Stabile approfondisce il rapporto di similitudine fra forma fisica ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) e figura mentale ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), che fino alla rivoluzione cartesiana <<indicava ad un tempo l'immagine visiva e l'idea mentale, a implicita garanzia dell'uniformita ontologica tra cosa veduta e cosa conosciuta>> (pp.
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Nonetheless, some of the artist's most successful works combine elements of both the stabile and the mobile, the forms of traditional, grounded sculpture and those of fluttering movement, at once graceful and agitated.
We're thrilled to have Don on board," said IMP founder Jane Stabile.