8 – 130 Knots

6. 8-130 Knots

8 – 130 Knots, 2013.
Point engraving on antique glass lenses. 38 mm diameter each, thickness varies.
The piece consists of 25 optician’s lenses, numbered with a systematic increase in strength. The lenses capture details from the ocean surface and combine an increased magnification with intensifying wind speeds, progressing wavelets from a gentle breeze towards the ultimate white force of a hurricane.

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