Geoffrey Mann. Attracted to Light from the Long Exposure series (Prototype). 2005

Geoffrey Mann

Attracted to Light from the Long Exposure series (Prototype)


On view
10 x 11 3/4 x 13 3/4" (25.4 x 29.8 x 34.9 cm)
Gift of Marva Griffin-Wilshire
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© 2015 Geoffrey Mann
Architecture and Design
This work is on view on Floor 3, in Architecture and Design Gallery East, with 89 other works online.
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“Attracted to Light narrates the erratic behavior of a moth upon the stimulus of light,” Mann has explained. The insect’s path through the air is captured using cinematic technology and materialized through rapid prototyping (also called 3D printing). The design is part of Mann’s Long Exposure series, which also features lamps based on the trajectories of a bird in flight, taking off, and landing.

Gallery label from Design and the Elastic Mind, February 24–May 12, 2008

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