Wei-Chun Chen, Su-Chu Hsu, Yu-Hsiung Huang: Forces in Equilibrium

 
  • ©2016, Wei-Chun Chen, Su-Chu Hsu, and Yu-Hsiung Huang

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    Forces in Equilibrium

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Creation Year:


    2016

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Artist Statement:


    Forces in Equilibrium explores how equilibrium is formed out of chaos. The installation is comprised of two components. In the first component, a sensor is mounted under the top of a pedestal. When magnets are moved on the pedestal, images and sound on a nearby display become wild and unstable, as if the magnet has unusual powers. The second component is a seesaw controlled by a servomotor. When laser light lands on the seesaw, it tilts accordingly, as if the light has weight. The art works show both magnetic force and laser light as not merely ethereal but as entities capable of affecting images, sounds and movements.


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