Autohaemorrhaging Actuator

2012
Mixed media

Autohaemorrhaging Actuator

Autohaemorrhaging Actuator

Autohaemorrhaging Actuator


Preliminary for Expulsion

2008
Graphite, Oilstick and Gesso on paper
31” w x 19” h

Preliminary for Expulsion


Projector

2008
Aluminum, Steel, Plastic, Nylon, Air Pump, Pigmented Soap Water, Video Camera, Video Projector
Variable

Soapy pigmented fluid is pumped onto wall. A security camera captures the action and the live video is projected onto a wall with a video projector.

Projector


Filter#1

2007
Aluminum, Steel, Plastic, Nylon, Air Pump, Soap, Rubber
5’ 6”H x 4’, 6” W x 3’ D

Air pump creates bubbles in tinted soapy mixture held inside plastic container. The soapy water is expelled through nylon tubes and passes through a steel mesh filter and is collected in a steel bin.

Filter#1


Preliminary for Expulsion #9

2010
Graphite, gesso, oilstick and wintergreen oil transfer on paper.
30” w x 17” h

Preliminary for Expulsion #9


Autohaemorrhaging Actuator #5

2012
Aluminum, steel, wood, glass, rubber, nylon, air pumps, pigmented fluid, electric motors, plastic, motion sensor, plexiglass, natural sponges
Dimensions Variable

Function: Pigmented fluid is pumped through tubing held by reciprocating arms. Fluid is collected and dispersed by natural sponges. Activated by motion sensor.

Autohaemorrhaging Actuator #5


Autohaemorrhaging Actuator #4

2012
Aluminum, steel, wood, glass, rubber, nylon, air pumps, pigmented fluid, electric motor, plastic, motion sensor, plexiglass, natural sponges
Dimensions Variable

Function: Pigmented fluid is pumped through tubing held by reciprocating arm. Fluid is collected and dispersed by natural sponges. Activated by motion sensor.

Autohaemorrhaging Actuator #4


Portable Territorial Marker

2012
Aluminum, steel, wood, glass, rubber, nylon, air pumps, pigmented fluid
Dimensions Variable

Function: Can be used as a demarcation device. Two handles make it portable.

Portable Territorial Marker