Bart Jansen - Orvillecopter, 2012
kattevel, polyester, quadcopter, zender
cat skin, polyester, quadcopter, transmitter
The Orvillecopter, half cat, half machine. Named after the famous aviator Orville Wright. He was killed by a car. After a period of mourning he received his propellers posthumously.
For the catlovers: it is a tanned hide, just like the shoes you're wearing. For the RC lovers: it's a Spektrum DX5e
Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag