“Hermes” ~ automaton
Servo controlled mechanism
SIZE: 12″h x 8″ diameter base
MEDIUM: Mixed media
MATERIALS: Servo motors, electronics, glass dome, wood base. Resin, epoxy clay, armature wire, kanekalon synthetic hair, glass eyes, fabrics.
MOVEMENT: “Hermes” slowly looks side-to-side as he observes the world outside his protective bubble, pausing at various intervals to assess any potential threat. His hands are pressed against the glass dome, hoping it can shield him from danger.