Bending Arc

WerktitelBending Arc
Entstehungsjahr2020
Künstler
Größe
    Netz: 85,344 x 24,9936 x 13,4112 m (gesamte Installation: 129,2352 x 105,4608 x 21,9456 m)
Material/Technik
    Faser (UHMWPE und PTFE), Masten, Himmel, farbige Beleuchtung
Kooperation/Produktionsbeteiligung/Forschung
    Kunst: Janet Echelman - Studio Echelman Team: Melissa Henry, Daniel Smith, Jamie Li, Daniel Zeese - Bildhauerei: Arup: Clayton Binkley - Lichtdesign: Arup: Christoph Gisel - Landschaftsarchitektur: W Architektur: Barbara Wilks und David Ostrich - Fotografie und Videografie: Amy Martz, Majeed Foundation, Stadt St. Petersburg, Brian Adams, Joe Sale
Eigentümern/a
Medium/Werkform
Lichtquelle
Lichtoptische Faktoren
Wahrnehmung

... Composed of 1,662,528 knots and 180 miles of twine, the aerial sculpture spans 424 feet and measures 72 feet at its tallest point.  

Echelman's art embraces change. The monumental sculpture gently billows above the Pier District, allowing the wind to create a choreography of constantly changing shape in the sculpture's soft surface. The sculpture’s color also transforms at every moment while its surface interplays with natural and projected light. In daytime the sculpture casts shadow drawings on the park and people below, and at night it transforms into a glowing beacon of magenta and violet light. ...

https://www.echelman.com/#/st-petersburg-fl/ (30.12.2020)

 

Konzeption/Themen
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