“it was so quiet that the pins dropped could be heard…” (2012)

Sound Installation with mixed media
(Acrylic Glass Pane, Pins, Magnets, Motor & Laboratory Glass Bottles)

A slowly rotating motor moves magnets which are fixed on a acrylic glass bar. Laboratory glass bottles filled with pins are located on the bottom side of the lower acrylic glass pane. The movement of magnets pushes the pins upwards for a tiny moment, afterwards they are falling back on the bottom of the glass bottles.
This installation produces relativly quiet, irregular hitting sounds. This requests a high attention and a quiet reception from each visitor.

* For screening of video documentary in China
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