List of Physical Visualizations
and Related Artifacts

2010 – Shanghai Spheres

 

For the 2010 World Expo at Shangai, Japanese firms ADK and Murayama and Las-Vegas firm Fisher Technical Services, Inc. created an array of 1,008 15cm diameter actuated spheres, each suspended by its own micro winch. The show does not include data visualizations.

Kinetic sculptures made of arrays of suspended spheres abound. An early one is Joe Gilbertson’s (2007). More recent ones include Kinetic Rain (2012) and Triptych (2014). Also check BMW’s Kinetic Sculpture (2008) on this list.

Source: taittowers.com



Added by Pierre Dragicevic on July 24, 2013. Category: Enabling technology Tags: , ,