Karl Lautman

Perpetual domino machine

Perpetual domino machine

This perpetual domino machine titled “Ouroborus” by Karl Lautman is mesmerizing to me. The artist explains: I’m fascinated by this tension between what we want, and expect, a machine to do, and what the machine “wants” to do. I call it “machine tension,” or just “McTension.” I explore McTension in my work by making things…