Mechanical Mirrors:
The mechanical mirrors are made of various materials but share the same behavior and interaction; any person standing in front of one of these pieces is instantly reflected on its surface. The mechanical mirrors all have video cameras, motors and computers on board and produce a soothing sound as the viewer interacts with them.

Brushed Metal Mirror - 2011
721 stainless steel discs, 721motors, video camera, control electronics.
Size 82 inches H, 80 inches W, 45 Inches D
Brushed Metal Mirror creates a reflection of the viewer by rotating 721 metal discs. The stainless steel metal discs are sanded or brushed in certain direction, and when lit from a specific angle a can change their brightness by reflecting more or less light when rotated. The piece is a floor standing sculpture based on the a hexagonal prismatic shape.

Brushed Metal Mirror at the Chrysler Museum

Detail of Brushed Metal Mirror

Video of Brushed Metal Mirror
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