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Here is another clever work by artist Anthony Lent. I am growing more and more fond of this wall-mounted format. As you see in this piece, entitled Spider in the Attic, the format opens up a lot of interesting possibilities.
Labels: automata, Lent, video, wall-mounted
posted by Dug North on 1/31/2008
I'm, too, increasingly fond of automata that are wall-mounted or set in a picture frame format. They're complementary designs to the more common box-based or flat-platform automata.Some of Tom Haney's crank-operated pieces fall into this category. Here's another wall-mounted example by Steve Armstrong: http://tinyurl.com/yqcvcvCharles
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