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5TC De-installs Our Oakland Squared Piece From SFMOMA

Six months went by very fast, and this past Saturday 5 Ton Crane de-installed our Oakland Squared piece from the SFMOMA window gallery. I am so glad that we had the opportunity to make and show this piece in this … Continue reading

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Post Maker Faire Depression

Some women, after delivering a baby, fall into a state of sadness brought on by a powerful cocktail of hormones and the newly formed void in their bodies where the child had gestated. While it is unlikely that I will ever … Continue reading

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5 Ton Crane SFMOMA Window Project

It’s official folks. 5 Ton Crane has finished and installed their latest collaborative project in the SFMOMA window gallery. You can see the project in the large windows located on either side of the SFMOMA on both Natoma and Minna … Continue reading

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The Sub-Sonaruim

  As you may already know, Daniel Yasmin and I had our proposal approved for funding by the Burning Man art dept this year. We submitted a design for an interactive, immersive sound sculpture that uses vibrating springs and visitor participation to create … Continue reading

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A Nice Article About 5 Ton Crane And The Nautilus

The Nautilus submarine from Oakland North on Vimeo.   Oakland North published a nice article about the latest project from my collaborative group –  5 Ton Crane today. Read it. -Stay Tuned Sharing Is Caring

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Alan’s Apertures!!!

The Nautilus Aperture Door from Almost Scientific on Vimeo. Long time Backbone collaborator and fellow 5 Ton Crane member Alan Rorie of Almost Scientific  was featured today on the MAKE Blog for his contribution to the Nautilus. Nice work Alan! … Continue reading

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Sean Orlando And a Video Tour Of St Louise Studio And The Nautilus

Since 2007,  5 Ton Crane has been building large-scale, interactive art installations. Most of these projects have been led by Sean Orlando. He recently spoke at Landor in San Francisco. Here is a cool video that was shot as an … Continue reading

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Raygun Gothic Rocket Article in SF Gate

The 5 Ton Crane Crew installed the rocket on the San Francisco Embarcadero pier last year with help from BRAF. Since then it has served as a backdrop to countless events, weddings, and as the article states, ” is art … Continue reading

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The Nautilus To Appear At The Handcar Regatta

What? you weren’t able to take a week and a half off from work and drop a grand in supplies and fuel to drive out to that thing in the desert? Well that’s OK, because the Nautilus will be making … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage Nautilis Crew

It was great to get the chance, once again, to be a part of the process that the collaborative group 5 Ton Crane engages in during the construction of their large projects. My contribution to their current work (a scaled … Continue reading

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