My Dad Thinks You're Dead
pine, laser-etched glass, soft glass, string, pulley, step-motor, magnet, homemade ferrofluid suspension
Motor-powered claw machine containing ferrofluid
The joystick allows left, right, forward and backward movement across a single plane. Below, the kinetic liquid moves throughout a three-dimensional space, the shape of it's volume controlled by the position of the claw.