Theo Jansen’s Mighty Wind-Powered Creatures (Videos)

September 6, 2011 by  
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That’s just wind powering that animaris rhinoceros up there. I hadn’t heard of Theo Jansen or his amazing wind-powered creatures/sculptures before reading a profile on the artist in last week’s New Yorker , though Lloyd has covered his work here before . Put simply, the guy blew me away. He builds intricate sculptures that resemble imaginary beasts, somehow both mythological and futuristic. He creates them largely out of lightweight plastic tubes and other pedestrian building materials. Then, he places them in wind-swept locales — largely beaches in his native Holland — and they… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Theo Jansen’s Mighty Wind-Powered Creatures (Videos)


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