Summary:DRIVING FORCES by Andy Plant Four makers of mechanical sculpture explore aspects of movement through the process of building their own idiosyncratic machines. Andy Plant takes inspiration from diverse sources to construct a travelling clock. In the shape of an outsize aluminium angel, crouching on the back of a truck, the clock is driven from place to place and, powered by hydraulics, performs on the hour.
Description:The automatist is something between a sculptor,a toy-maker and a cabaret artiste'. This series explores automatists and their creations,the automata.