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.
When did you start working on this project and how long did it take you to complete?
I started it in 2008 and it was completed in 2011 to withstand all winds.
What was your goal in building this project?
Make the best kinetic sculpture in the world.
Does your project help to solve a problem? If so what problem?
How to make multiple objects spin in unison around a circular axis on ball bearings.
What makes your idea unique?
Axis are not usually round.
In what capacity are you using bearings and what type of bearings?
They keep everything spinning in very light winds.
What is the most important thing you want people to know about your project?
It took a long tome to figure everything out.
How will you use the $5,000 prize?
To make more sculptures like it.