"Ripple Effect" 2010; aluminum drink cans, wire, mdf, latex paint. 49"x 12'x5".
Allied Waste Services
The City of Plano Environmental Education Center
The true art of this piece is in the play of light and shadow that comes with lighting from different directions and the movement of each flutter-bye. This changes over the course of the day, as the light changes. Check out this video - notice the movement, the shadows and the reflected light from the backs of the flutter-byes.