[ Zodiac Machine ] – (2017)

Zodiac Machine relates to Chinese Zodiac. The Chinese Zodiac, known as Sheng Xiao, is based on a twelve-year cycle, each year in that cycle related to an animal sign. These signs are the rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and pig.

The Zodiac Machine is an interactive game for matching specific years to their Zodiac signs. Find a year to pick an entry point, and then drop a ball to find which Zodiac animal represents that year (please note if birthday on January or February before the Chinese New Year on the year, the zodiac animal could be he one of the year before birth year). Get the “fortune “to see the message about your sign! Each Zodiac animal represents a different character or personality.

Role: 3D Artist


Aim

  • help people to know more about Chinese culture.

Target

  • Used 3D modeling and laser cut technologies to create a full transparent machine related with Chinese Zodiac to helped people to learn more about Chinese culture.
  • The “Zodiac Machine” has been selected to shown in Columbus Urban Art Space for May of 2017.

Measurement sketch:

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Gallery:

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Video Documentation

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