"25 prepared dc-motors, wire isolated 1.2mm", 2009
motors, circuitry wire, power supply, aluminum profile
39.5 x 2 x 10” / 100 x 5 x 25cm
Edition of 6
Using simple and functional components, Zimoun (b. 1977, Switzerland) builds architecturally-minded platforms of sound. Exploring mechanical rhythm and flow in prepared systems, his installations incorporate commonplace industrial objects. In an obsessive display of simple and functional materials, these works articulate a tension between the orderly patterns of Modernism and the chaotic forces of life. Carrying an emotional depth, the acoustic hum of natural phenomena in Zimoun’s minimalist constructions effortlessly reverberates.
Video courtesy of the artist.
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