Location: 1990 San Francisco Art Institute
Description: The motion of the fish are tracked and transmitted by a wireless infrared device to a bird seed dispenser. The bird seed dispenser then releases seeds onto a piano string rack according to the motion of the fish in the pond. The piano sound board is adapted with a microphone, and a wireless audio transmitter connected to a PA system in a bell tower. The sounds emanating from the bell tower are in accordance to the fish moving in the pond.
Material: Coy, birdseed, steel, infrared light sensor, radio remote control, audio wireless transmitter, Scott’s lawn seeder, piano string rack, PA system, electric motors.