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Self Portrait Automata for Exploratorium - San Francisco

About this project

I was asked to make an automata of myself making an automata . the piece was commissioned by Cabaret Mechanical Theatre for Curious Contraptions, a temporary exhibition of the charming, often hilarious mechanical sculptures known as automata. Exploratorium , San Francisco November 16–January 28, 2018.

Keywords

automata, self portrait lisa slater

Disciplines

Automata

Materials

Wood, Textiles
Automata Maker making and Automata
Photographer: by artist
self portrait automata
Automata Self Portrait
Photographer: by artist
Dressed in made clothes and a mini mechanical mule. I crank a brace and bit to make a hole.
A good likeness
Photographer: self timer by artist
final puppet before adding to the automata

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