Metamorphosis – a tribute to the Mars Exploration Rovers (MER)

Work on this series was started in 2005 and the first sculptures were exhibited at the Seikado Gallery in October 2008. It is a series of meditative transformer devices, where the function and purpose is less clear than in the Wearables; the focus is on the act of transformation in itself. As the name suggests, the MER have been a source of inspiration for this project – traveling through space like the seeds of exogenesis they bloom in the Martian desert, small mechanical flowers stretching their solar panels to harness the energy of the sunlight.

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