Scott Chamberlin is a well-established ceramic sculptor yet he produces pastel and charcoal drawings before he touches the clay. Visit his site and look at his drawings. Compare and contrast the use of surface in his drawing with his sculpture.
In 1505 Pope Julius II commissioned Michelangelo to design and execute his tomb. This tomb, which was carved in marble, was never completed. Visit the Moses
site and view the tomb. Look closely at his Moses and compare this figure with the Awakening Slave in the text. Compare and contrast these figures.
Nam June Paik works in mixed media, combining video with construction. In the 1990s he had an exhibition entitled the Electronic Superhighway. Compare these works to the Calder exhibit. Compare and contrast their work. How does media and time affect each artist? What role does humor play?