Tom Schmelzer










the early bird catches the worm but the second mouse gets the cheese animated installation - 2012
bird, balloons, worm, motor, strings

the early bird catches the worm but the second mouse gets the cheese
(der frühe vogel fängt den wurm, aber die zweite maus bekommt den käse) animierte installation - 2012, vogel, ballon, wurm, motor, schnur.





 

 

 






FUD
animierte installation - 2012
gänsehaut, silikon, haare, nadeln, ventilator, LED birne, draht, glas, holz, stromversorgung ugf. 51 x42 x 9 cm FUD – fear, uncertainty and doubt (angst, unsicherheit und zweifel) – nen, oder der öffentlichkeit zu beeinflussen indem falsche, negative oder zweifelhafte information gestreut wird, um bestimmte ziele zu erreichen


FUD
animated installation - 2012 goose-flesh, silicone, hair, dissecting pins, fan, LED bulb, wire, glass, wood, power supply unit approx.. 51 x42 x 9 cm FUD – fear, uncertainty and doubt – is the strategic attempt to influence the perception of individuals or the public by disseminating false,
negative or dubious information to reach ones objective.



 

 

 

 






depressionism
installation - 2010 insektennadeln, größe 00 – 6, insektenkästen ugf. 51 x 42 x 6 cm (pro box)


depressionism
installation - 2010 insect pins ranging size 00 – 6, insect boxes approx. 51 x 42 x 6 cm (each box)










 

 

 

 




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la danse
or controlled flight into terrain (CFIT)

installation
pearls (1.400 g), gold, silver, brass, steel, glass, synthetics, motor
approx. 33 x ø 25 cm (machine), 90 x 25 x 25 cm (stand)
2010
the rotation of the machine grinds down the pearls, slowly turning them to dust.






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after all i am still confused, but on a higher level

animated sculpture
8 turbo-ventilators, hostaphan mirror balls, silver
size variable
2010