Flying Dragon

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About Flying Dragon

The "Flying Dragon" sculpture, created by the renowned Spanish artist Alexander Calder, is a striking feature of Chicago's vibrant public art scene. Located in the Art Institute of Chicago's South Garden, this dynamic red sculpture swirls energetically, representing Calder’s famous kinetic art. Its bold color and fluid form make it a favorite among art enthusiasts and photographers alike.

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The sculpture can be appreciated year-round, but the lush backdrop of the garden in spring and summer offers a particularly striking contrast with the vibrant red of the sculpture, enhancing its visual impact.