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Orb Cloud 5/19b

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09 Jun 2017
designaddict
Orb Cloud 5/19b - <span class="node-unpublished">Tomas Saraceno</span> -

Product's informations:

- Materials: Metal, polyester rope, fishing line, steel thread

- diameter: 35 1/2

- diameter: 90.2 cm


Work & Style:

Tomás Saraceno deploys insights from engineering, physics, chemistry, aeronautics and materials science in his work. He creates inflatable and airborne biospheres with the morphology of soap bubbles, spider webs, neural networks or cloud formations, which are speculative models for alternate ways of living for a sustainable future. As a CAST Visiting Artist, Saraceno has drawn from a vast array of expertise in departments across the Institute and developed collaborative projects with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences. His ongoing residency has focused on advancing new work for the ongoing Cloud Cities, Hybrid Webs and Aerocene series.


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