A junk bag is appently carving a drawing on a wall
with a red laser beam.
junk bag, motorized arm, laser pointer
Espaço 1999, Museu Nacional de História Natural, Lisbon
Gustavo is a yellow junk bag out of which cames a motorized arm with a
laser pointer that apparently is carving a near-circular drawing on the
wall through a near-circular continuous movement.
Of course, I previously have carved the drawing on the wall, according
to the line described by the laser.
Gustavo stands for the name of the hypothetical disposed robot.
"Do androids dream of electric sheep?" * Would robot-artists carve drawings
on a wall?"
* (title of the Philip K. Dick book on which the movie Blade Runner was
Gustavo on YouTube
Gustavo different versions
Gustavo, 1999. junk
bag, motorized arm, laser pointer
Museu Nacional de História Natural, Lisbon
1.2, 2000 Miguel Soares 2000
- solo exhibition. Galeria Monumental, Lisbon, Portugal
2.0, 2003 (black Gustavo)
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