Maggie Orth
Art, Technology, Design

Chronos and Kairos, 2010

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Artist Team: Banny Banerjee, Matt Gorbet, Susan Gorbet, Maggie Orth

Mechanical Engineering, Design and Fabrication: Monkey Wrench Design

A project of the City of San Jose Public Art Program

Motors generously donated by Animatics Motors.

Special thanks to the innumerable volunteers who helped assemble and install the work.

This interactive robotic sculpture explores the subjective experience of time in an airport holdroom. 65 robotic nodes are suspended from a sculptural frame. The piece counts using a variety of software generated patterns which are influenced and changed by the activity of travelers in the room.

Image courtesy of Jimmy Lin, copyright 2009.


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