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Suspended Animation

ALEXANDER CALDER. Alexander Calder was an American sculptor best known as the originator of the mobile, a type of kinetic sculpture made with delicately balanced or suspended components which move in response to motor power or air currents. Wikipedia

one of the meta-mechanical kinetic sculptures in the 'Méta-Herbin' series, made of painted steel and an electric motor, by Jean Tinguely, 1954

cardboard - I could turn this project into a lesson on shape and form... each student could cut out a 2D shape from the cardboard, and then together collaborate to fit them together into a 3D form.