Laura Gaynor tweetz:
As someone who was once the proud owner of a water turtle, I totally get the whole liking left-of-centre pets thing. However, this caravan in Sligo takes it to new and exciting levels. Fair play.
A kinetic sculpture designed by Derek Hugger that deftly mimics the motion of a sea turtle gliding through the ocean.
The piece – with 600 parts controlling a range of synchronised tilts and movements – was only attempted after Hugger spent a ‘non-trivial amount of time watching and studying videos of turtles swimming.’