On the 18th of November 2013 SAO (See Art Orlando - www.http://seeartorlando.com/) unveiled UNION #2, a group of 6 wind driven kinetic wing sculptures, commissioned by the City of Orlando and permanently installed November 2013 in the Central Lake Eola Park, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Six sculptures, 25ft (7.5m) tall, Stainless Steel, programmable RGB LEDs, Hourly Light Chime, Synchronized to the City Color Program.
SAO at the same time unveiled 7 other large public sculptures - completing a major 1.5 million USD public art program.
A video of this major new WIND & LIGHT sculpture will be on this site shortly.
Come see over 50 Kinetic and OP Artists like Rickey, Tinguely, Schoeffler, Agam, Soto, Cruz Diez and several Ralfonso Sculptures at the"Mouvement & Lumiere" exhibition to November 3rd 2013 at the Frank Popper Centre in Marcigny, France.
See kinetic and OP Art from over 50 International Kinetic Artists, incl. Calder, Agam, Cruz Diez, Soto, Tinguely, Rickey, Malina - and several Ralfonso kinetic sculptures at the "Mouvement & Lumiere" exhibition at the Frank Popper Centre in Marcigny, France, which will only stay open to November 3rd 2013
Our 9m (30ft) (with base) kinetic wind sculpture CUBE TOWER in Changchun, China was recently selected as one of the Top 100 International Public Sculptures at the CoDA Awards: http://codaawards.com/proj/ralfonso-cube-tower-kinetic-wind-sculpture/332
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Ralfonso “Ralf” Gschwend is a Swiss designer of large environmentally interactive, kinetic, light and sound sculptures. As a kinetic artist he has pushed the boundaries of traditional, static art forms to introduce visual experiences through the interaction with the environment such as wind, light and water.
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