christopher ottinger
If you only knew the magnificence of the 3, 6, and 9
2015
wood, enamel, fluorescent tubes, top soil, tesla coil, glass, plastic
dimensions variable
Interactive work inspired by Christopher Nolan's film The Prestige. The fluorescent tubes in this work are illuminated wirelessly by a Tesla coil submerged beneath the soil in the vitrine. Viewers are encouraged to handle the tubes, which glow brighter when touched and are extinguished when removed.