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
This interactive piece explores developments in biological and genetic engineering and the ethical debate raised by these advancements. The audience is granted the power to manipulate by using the joystick to move the magnetic claw, controlling the shape and positioning of the contained liquid.