Goldfish part of unusual art piece Published: 25 September, 2006
ARTIST Seth Weiner has produced an unusual piece of contemporary art that has sent ripples of interest through the tech-nerd world. The Terranaut Project, which sees a fishbowl attached to a pair of wheels and a computer, has given one lucky goldfish the chance of untold exploration!
A camera has been placed above the fishbowl and is used to track the fishs movements. Through wireless transmitters the information is converted into wheel movements, which in turn propel the vehicle forward.
Although the goldfish will probably be unable to comprehend the experience, due to the fact the concave bowl diminishes visibility, this hasnt hindered the popularity of its arrival on Internet site YouTube, and other related blogs.
The project is also on display at the Exit Art Gallery, New York, unitl December 23.
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