Kinetic Sculpture- Rising Dancer II
ABOUT THIS PROJECT
Tell us briefly about your project. Is it a work of art or does it serve another
It is a work of art in front of a public children's museum and dance theater in Pueblo, Colorado.
When did you start working on this project and how long did it take you to complete?
2011- 6 months. Next piece, Rising Dancer II is beginning construction
What was your goal in building this project?
To reveal the life force and creative energies of the visitors to the Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center.
Does your project help to solve a problem? If so what problem?
To create a sense of place and entry to the Center.
What makes your idea unique?
It achieves organic lifelike motion
In what capacity are you using bearings and what type of bearings?
All motion is accomplished with single and double row radial ball bearings
What is the most important thing you want people to know about your project?
That the lives we are living are a reflection of our own creative efforts.
How will you use the $5,000 prize?
I will make more big art.