The Calling

Mark di Suvero (American, b. China, 1933)
The Calling, 1981–82
Painted steel
height: 40 ft (1219.2 cm)
Bluff Park, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, Gift of Anonymous Donor through Milwaukee Art Museum M1981.305
Photo credit: Dedra Walls
© Mark di Suvero, Courtesy of Spacetime C.C.
Currently on View

Publication History
Sobel, Dean. From Figure to Floor: Sculpture in the 20th Century from the Collection of the Milwaukee Art Museum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1998, p. 66, cat. 20, b/w illus. p. 50.

Zander Rudenstine, Angelica. Modern Painting, Drawing & Sculpture Collected by Emily and Joseph Pulitzer, Jr. Cambridge: Havard University Art Museum, 1988, Vol. IV, b/w illus. p. 658.

Allen-Bradley Co., Inc. Contact. Industrial Control Group, April/May/June 1988, Vol. 72, color illus. inside cover, copy relating to museum centennial.

Auer, James. A Legacy of a Toast. The Milwaukee Journal, April 3, 1988, Wisconsin, a Special Section, p. 5, color illus., NewsBank America’s Newspapers, (accessed August 24, 2017).

Goldstein, Rosalie, ed. Guide to the Permanent Collection. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986, p. 237, color illus. p. 237.
Exhibition History
From Figure to Floor: Sculpture in the 20th Century, Milwaukee Art Museum, September 11 – November 8, 1998.

This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.