3D printing one half of the prototype shell for the "puppet" aspect of the project. Each spherical shell contains electromagnetic coils that allow them to float as governed by principles of magnetic levitation. The spheres act as 3D pixels in a kinetic sculpture display that highlights an aspect of Turkish culture. Each sphere was printed from ABS plastic on a Stratasys Dimension Elite printer. More info at: johncnappo.com/#/imaginations

The project was conceived by the University of Pennsylvania team and created for the 2014 Walt Disney Imagineering ImagiNations Design Competition.

This project is the sole property of Walt Disney Imagineering and all rights to use these ideas are exclusive to Walt Disney Imagineering.

The competition is a way for students and recent graduates to showcase their talents and for Walt Disney Imagineering to identify new talent.

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