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Kinetic Sculpture BMW Museum (2008)

April 7th, 2009

kinetic sculpture by ART+COM (2008)

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This kinetic scuplture consists of 714 balls (in, I believe, a 15 x 42 grid) that drop down on wires from the ceiling. During a 7-minute run they form various forms; at first just a random cloud, but soon the start forming outlines of cars.

There’s a video of the piece on YouTube:

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>> More info on ART+COM’s site