Category Archives: Sensor

Constellation Columbia, model/prototype

Constellation Columbia, model/prototype, 2003. Zerogravity, A Cultural User’s Guide. The Arts Catalyst. 2005. Page 84-85 ISBN 0-9534546-4-9.Constellation Columbia”, prototype monument for ‘Dead Astronauts’. zero gravity work for Parabolic flight from the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training. Centre, Russia. Courtesy of The Arts Catalyst: MIR Campaign 2003, Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre, Russia. MIR Campaign 2003 supported by the European Commission Culture 2000 Fund.

 

PROTOTYPE # 1: CONSTELLATION – COLUMBIA:

MODEL OF A SPACE MONUMENT

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1: POWER…

2: LED…

3: GYROSCOPE…

4: AUDIO…

5: GYROSCOPE…

6: RADIO…

A) Simply click the red ‘ON’ switch and release into the environment… read more

Shadow Mirror

Shadow Mirror: Shadows falling on the ORP12’s activate the lights.

EAT show. Plymouth Art Centre. 1989.

Fish

Two sets of Solar cells drive motors mounted at the rear, diagonally opposite. Light from the sun powers the motors. Light falling on one more than the other turns the fish to face the light source. The fish will forever seek the sun… read more

Doppler Reel to Reel

Rotating armatures holding a speaker and a microphone powered by the tape loop.

Feeding of its own feedback the audio constructs melodic rhythms of phased feedback sounds.