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carsten nicolai - modular re.strukt 2003 silk-screened prints, paint, modular rubber and porcelain objects dimension variable

carsten nicolai - modular re.strukt 2003 silk-screened prints, paint, modular rubber and porcelain objects dimension variable

carsten nicolai - syn chron 2004 lightweight structure, steel, aluminum, laser projection, sound system, rubber 1250 x 800 x 460cm

carsten nicolai - syn chron 2004 lightweight structure, steel, aluminum, laser projection, sound system, rubber 1250 x 800 x 460cm

Unglazed Matte Finished Porcelain salt & pepper shaker. Plastic stopper on the bottom.  Come in gift box. Size: 2.5x2.5x2h each    Gift box size:

Unglazed Matte Finished Porcelain salt & pepper shaker. Plastic stopper on the bottom. Come in gift box. Size: 2.5x2.5x2h each Gift box size:

Oliefyr Eliasson - Klink - The idea of the quasi brick is that it is an expression of high complexity. (…) The bricks can be rotated into 6 different positions, and put together randomly they create a very complex pattern. As the Japanese are a very thorough people they were not pleased when the construction had started and we had not supplied them with a list of how each brick should be rotated. As there were thousands of bricks, we had not figured out a way to indicate the exact rotation…

Oliefyr Eliasson - Klink - The idea of the quasi brick is that it is an expression of high complexity. (…) The bricks can be rotated into 6 different positions, and put together randomly they create a very complex pattern. As the Japanese are a very thorough people they were not pleased when the construction had started and we had not supplied them with a list of how each brick should be rotated. As there were thousands of bricks, we had not figured out a way to indicate the exact rotation…

They are geometrical forms which are said to act as a template from which all life springs. The aesthetic beauty and symmetry of the Platonic solids have made them a favorite subject of geometers for thousands of years. They are named after the ancient Greek philosopher Plato who theorized that the classical elements were constructed from the regular solids. To the Greeks, these solids symbolized fire, earth, air, spirit (or ether) and water.

They are geometrical forms which are said to act as a template from which all life springs. The aesthetic beauty and symmetry of the Platonic solids have made them a favorite subject of geometers for thousands of years. They are named after the ancient Greek philosopher Plato who theorized that the classical elements were constructed from the regular solids. To the Greeks, these solids symbolized fire, earth, air, spirit (or ether) and water.

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