Dreams and Achievements. Theo Jansen's Beach Creatures
(Bart Van Der Straeten) THE LOW COUNTRIES - 2013, № 21, PP. 162-169
They loom on the coastline: huge monsters resembling gigantic crabs or elephants. These arthropods have a timeless, prehistoric-looking form. They move, driven by the wind. They have no need of food; they derive their energy from the wind. Assembling them, the artist wants to cause amazement and recreate nature.
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