Stolen from Jun’s blog.
” ‘Metalmorphosis’ by czech sculptor David Cerný is a 7.6 m tall sculpture located in front of
the whitehall corporate center in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. The artist’s first permanent public installation in the united states, the piece consists of multiple plates that rotate intermittently to create a three-dimensional human head that dispenses water from its mouth into a large fountain base. The construction of the sculpture utilized approximately 14 tonsof stainless steel and features a custom-written program that controls the embedded motors within the structure. “