Drawing Machines

Drawing Machines: Vision Machine

For my vision machine, I made a very basic zoetrope. With the long paper strip that has cut slits to provide the interrupted images to...

Drawing Machines: Conference Project

The initial goal of my conference project was to apply Hans Haacke’s methodology to a drawing machine. His institutional critique and social critique seemed rather...

Drawing Machines: Strandbeest

The Strandbeest was created by Theo Jansen to be an evolutionary creation of humans. These self sufficient simple machines are able to go on their...

Drawing Machines Conference Work

My conference work was based off the work of my artist, Bolognini. He made machines that drew images no one could see so I thought...

Drawing Machine: Conference Project

My conference project is based on David Rokeby’s idea about the relationship between machines and humans. He is good at exploring and bestowing machines’ ability...

Drawing Machines: Resistance

When I first started to think of what I wanted do for my final conference project, something that really interested me was gears. I definitely...

Drawing Machines: Exploded Munari

“Personally, I thought that instead of painting squares, triangles and other geometric forms which still had a realistic feel…it might be interesting to free abstract...

Drawing Machines : Destroy To Create

Letter to My Object:  To The Object formally known as a Television, Before this project, you were useless, and discarded. You had lost your place...

Drawing Machines: Impossible Machine

This machine was meant to reflect the artist we researched. However, because I wasn’t researching an artist but a philosopher, I was given a level...

Drawing Machines: Loom De Lune

In Ancient Andean tradition, women would invoke the Moon as creator of women. Acllas, or women weavers and food preparers in Inca administrative centers, were...

Drawing Machine: Two Worlds

When I first conceived my conference project, I thought about the theme of Marinetti’s “Fast Running Car.” Coupled with the topic of gear in our course,...

Drawing Machines: Destroy to Create

  The first letter: I’m just going to say it, you’re not a great telescope. Your design is functional, but rudimentary. Galileo came up with...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

The first simple machine I made was just a circle of popsicle sticks. The circle was mechanically wound by a drill on a nail with...

Drawing Machines: Destroy to Create

Hey clothes! You are a very likable object to me, because you represent my school. But let me say it directly. I’m going to destroy...

Drawing Machines: Destroy To Create

Letter to Object Dear glasses, I wore you for about two years. You were the first pair I picked out for myself. I probably thought...

Drawing Machines: Destroy to Create

  Dear Music Box, Your soft tinkering enchanted us as our mothers put us to sleep.  As children, we lost ourselves in your sweet ballads,...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

For this Assignment I chose to create a relatively simple machine, so that I could better understand the processes and behaviour of the simple linkages...

Drawing Machines: Destroy to Create

   Letter To Original Object: Dear Lamp, When I first saw you, lamp, I thought you would be my perfect match. I thought that we...