Topsy-turvy Mechanica

Topsy-Turvy Mechanica

 

Painted steel on rotating wall mount. 30" x 22"x 4". 2011

 

 

Inspired by carnival and circus art, this kinetic sculpture changes from a smiling face to a frowning face as you turn the pivoting head. The illusion is made more profound through the use of kinetic facial elements that drop into position as the faces are swiveled into position.