Places that Matter
Alexander Calder's Terrazzo Sidewalk
Place Matters Profile
Alexander Calder's Terrazzo Sidewalk is a unique work by an artist famous for his mobile sculptures. Installed in 1970, the sidewalk is 75 by 15 feet, and is made up of black-and-white parallel and diagonal lines and crescents. In 2002, the sidewalk was renovated at the cost of $100,000.