Heart Beats Dust


This work won the 1968 competition of the E.A.T. and was shown at The Machine, as Seen at the End of the Mechanical Age.

It consists of a glass cube in which a rubber membrane vibrates to the rhythm of the recorded sound of a human heart beating and by thust thrusting red dust into a cone of light.

The engineer behind this of this piece was Martel, Ralph.

Artwork Type: installation

Dust, plywood, glass, light, electronic equipment.
632 × 632 × 2212 mm