|Eyeball Man, 18x14in, oil on canvas, 2016|
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
|Screen shot from new web based project Mars Land|
Thursday, November 3, 2016
|Picture from APOD Nasa, Image Credits: Dietmar Hager|
Daily Pics and info from NASA's open APOD api. I started using some of nasa's api's to research and develop concepts for instillations. Not sure where it is going. But great to see how much data and how many images are out there.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Monday, October 24, 2016
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
|Paper sculpture by Artist Daniel Ochoa|
I periodically make things with paper. The affordability of material and ability to transform a sheet of paper into larger structures makes it great to explore ideas. I have been working on some multimedia ideas with the nasa api. I watched a bunch of robotics videos about mars rovers and the state of robotics tech. These paper structures are tubes rolled around a pencil and connected with paper joints using matte medium. Dealing with tension, gravity, flexibility, gesture, in building the object. It is suspended by three strings of plastic wire. The negative spaces shift when temperature, time and probably moisture change because paper is a material that is constantly changing. The tension of the modules magnify environmental effects.
Paper Sculpture Robotics Gesture