Title: Bird Wave

Description: 32 pairs of wings gently flap to create a rippling surface of aluminium. While calm on the surface, underneath gears, cams and rods rotate and slide in mechanical harmony.

Size: 1400mm x 700mm x 700mm

Materials: Patinated Steel, aluminium, plastics, brass, motor and custom electronics.

Year: 2016

Edition: 6 pieces.

Currently part of the Crafts Council's touring exhibition, 'A Curious Turn: Moving, Mechanical Sculpture.

UK tour 2016-2018



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