Martin Smith is co-founder the design label Laikingland. He creates kinetic devices that explore a variety of themes. Shown here is the latest in a series of kinetic objects that celebrate love. As the handle is turned, two pairs of bevel gears cause the heart to flip and rotate simultaneously.
Materials: Steel, brass and plastic.
Dimensions: Height 33cm / 13”
Power: Hand operated.
Color: Red, brass and patinated steel.
You can see more kinetic objects by Martin Smith on his web site.