• Rock Sculptures Suspended Within Bell Jars by Their Own Weight by Dan Grayber

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    Cavity Mechanism 12 w/ Glass Dome. 2013. Mixed. 23″ x 13″ x 13″. All images via Dan Grayber.
    Dan Grayber ‘s works exist at the intersection of sculpture and physics, pieces carefully designed to solve the problems created by their own existence. The sculptures each include a rock suspended within a glass enclosure, the rock's weight perfectly balanced by the mechanisms, systems, and pulleys that surround it.
    Grayber relates this play of tension and balance to personal relationships, which serves as another influence to his work outside of visual interests in industrial design, construction...
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