Tag: mechanism

Drawing Machine: A Simple Machine

This is my first drawing machine, which is a random assemblage of sticks. I was excited and curious when seeing plenty of tools and materials...

Drawing Machine: A Simple Machine

Before I came into contact with Drawing Machine, I felt that machinery was synonymous with manufacturing, as if it had nothing to do with art...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

My experience so far with machines as an expressive medium has felt like an extensive power struggle between my creative vision and the artistic limits...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

Throughout the semester we have been testing multiple mechanisms for drawing machines. We have talked about linkages and what they do. I personally have really...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

The first drawing machine I made is a scissor lift-style mechanism. In theory it can only create two straight parallel lines, however, the bars are...

Drawing Machines: A Simple Machine

Top: The Machine, first draft completed Bottom: The Machine, installed and used.      After our discussion in class I started seeing drawing machines as...

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...