Studio Thijs Rijkers
A machine which creates semi random curls. Because perceptions vary from person to person, people can see different letters or words in the curls. Footage made possible by Ismail Tan.
Suicide Machine Sand
A Suicide Machine which destroys itself using sandblasting sand. It slowly poors sand into its own gearbox which then grinds the gears until they are completely worn out. Photos made possible by
Suicide Machine Saw
The first selfdestructing machine, made to create empathy among humans without human traits.
A circle is created using a laser light reflected by mirrors. The entire mirror array is rotated at 1420 Rpm, at this speed the human eye will perceive a solid sphere instead of a rotating circle.
Break a nut instead of cracking it. A hammer driven by handcrafted gears.
This chair is completly made of A4 paper. Several techniques where developed for the constuction. After 100+ hours of research and development I burned it!!
Ceramic Chair. Boiler runs warm water trough the frame. So that the chair is heated.