Design Con 2015
Breaking News
Engineering Pop Culture!

Yes, it is art!

Clive Maxfield
9/26/2012 07:25 PM EDT

 5 comments   post a comment
NO RATINGS
View Comments: Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
ReneCardenas
User Rank
Rookie
re: Yes, it is art!
ReneCardenas   9/27/2012 7:34:40 PM
NO RATINGS
Wow, quite impressive look in the piece with triangular holes. It captures with great fidelity the essence of a rusted tin can. Very niece hobby, my complements to the artist! At first look, I started to wonder what is Max upto now days, not a story about recycling !!! wide grin ;-)

Paul A. Clayton
User Rank
CEO
re: Yes, it is art!
Paul A. Clayton   9/27/2012 9:04:39 PM
NO RATINGS
Yes, the 'cans' look impressively like metal cans. On the subject of unexpected colors, the recently aired NOVA program "Making Stuff: Smaller" mentioned that the shape and size of (tiny) particles can influence the color. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tech/making-stuff.html#making-stuff-smaller

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Yes, it is art!
Max The Magnificent   9/28/2012 3:21:10 PM
NO RATINGS
Like the iridescent colors on butterfly wings being created by essentially diffraction gratings...

ReneCardenas
User Rank
Rookie
re: Yes, it is art!
ReneCardenas   9/28/2012 7:19:05 PM
NO RATINGS
Yes, isn't that a similar concept behind the new IMOD (Mirasol) panels been promoted as the next panels since these do not need back panel lighting. I can't wait to see these babies on mass productions and finally been able to use my notebook outdoors by the pool.

Stargzer
User Rank
Rookie
re: Yes, it is art!
Stargzer   10/1/2012 9:44:09 PM
NO RATINGS
I wonder if he used a real church key to make the holes? What with all the pop-top cans these days I wonder if you can still buy a church key? If you could, how many of the younger generation would know what it was?

Most Recent Comments
sempaiscuba
 
David Ashton
 
Duane Benson
 
sixscrews
 
Max The Magnificent
 
David Ashton
 
sempaiscuba
 
sempaiscuba
 
sempaiscuba
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Top Comments of the Week