27 Nov 2006
some body-size related soapbubbles, always nice to mess around with, especially for professors
David Stein holds the official Guinness Book of Records mark for the longest bubble (50 feet x 2 feet in diameter using his own patented invention The Bubble Thing), and you can create long bubbles like this in your own backyard.
Freie Otto, Seifenblasen. Otto founded the famous Institute for Lightweight Structures at the University of Stuttgart in 1964 and headed the institute until his retirement as university professor. All his wonderfull research can be found in the “ill” series.Major works include the West German Pavilion at the Montreal Expo in 1967 and the roof of the 1972 Munich Olympic Arena, inspired by Vladimir Shukhov's architecture. from: ill 18
Artists Evelina Domnitch & Dmitry Gelfand - 10000 Peacock Feathers in Foaming Acid performed in Sphaerae.
In this performance, bubble-trapped laser beams reveal the biomorphic molecular dynamics inside of soap ﬁlm membranes. The piece becomes collides perfectly with Sphaerae (by Cocky Eek); a multi dome inflatable, which is an enlargement of 5 colliding soapbubbles portablepalace.com www.sphaerae.net http://axsfestival.org/2014/
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