Annelie Berner

Sundial Redux

A kinetic sculpture that moves as the light around it changes - like leaves reacting to the sun.

Ideas Taking Shape: Product Design

This project is inspired by a desire to understand the way light affects the spaces around us - something that is so much a part of our daily life that we often ignore it.

I use muscle wire activated leaf-like papers to amplify the changes in light surrounding the object.

The object is meant to sit on a desk or in a household, providing ambient information about the outside world. It is meant to be oriented towards the South so that the object can read in sunlight throughout the day.

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