Automata Mechanical kinetic Sculpture in wood and metal,
Monday, 5 September 2011
"Family of Gardeners"
This Handle operated automata was commissioned for the Westleigh Dementia Assessment and Treatment unit in Exeter in the UK, and funded by the Kings Fund http://www.kingsfund.org.uk/about_us/
Its about 45 cms High (18 Inches). Wood and some metal parts.
In this family the grandfather is teaching the grandson how to garden, and the mother and father at the back are looking all the vegetables from there garden