By Cory Doctorow at 2:02 am Sat, Jan 28, 2012
Kang Duck-Bong is a Korean sculptor who makes pieces from bundled PVC pipes that appear to be in rapid motion.
Disguise 1: pvc pipe, urethane paint, 90x28x55cm, 2011
I don’t suppose this is how ducks see the world after a couple good hits??
I came in to comment on cool pipes, but your comment threw me for six.
this pleases me
Is this a sculpture of a bird?
Or perhaps some kind of plane?
Either way, a delight.
Looks like superman to me.
There are a few sculptures here in Athens that are made of broken glass that have the same effect.
I think Mitch Hedberg would have had something to say about this. Anybody want a chicken fajita sub? I got the munchies real bad just now.
Linked gallery site has
So this is the opposite of a stroboscope? Which makes fast moving things look still……………………..
It looks faster than a… than a… well, faster than something really fast!
You should see what his brother Kodos does with pie plates and dried macaroni.
nice pics. thanks.
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