Modern art sculpture abstract made of industrial metal gears by visual artist Giannis Dendrinos
Where did I get my inspiration about this modern art sculpture abstract art sculptures?
This artwork entitled Wave is part of a solo exhibition on the theme of the “circle”.
This show took place in a gallery in Athens on December 2008. The artist’s intention was to symbolize the concept of parallel worlds by creating two intersecting half-circles. Each circle has its own elements within. This geometrical parallelism is a metaphoric expression of what could be parallel worlds. This spire sculpture is aiming to convey the evolution of life.
What is a gear and what is it used for?
Gears are used for several reasons: They serve to keep the turning or rotation of two axes together. Gears can increase or decrease the speed of rotation and can easily be used to reverse the direction of rotation. Another reason gears are essential is that they transmit rotational motion to a different axis.
What is the purpose of a gear?
What is the purpose of a gear? A gear transmits torque from one shaft to another via another gear. The gear teeth mesh to produce a constant ratio of torque and speed without slipping. The direction of rotation is reversed between two parallel shafts.
What are the 4 types of gears?
There are three major categories of gears in accordance with the orientation of their axes
Parallel Axes / Spur Gear, Helical Gear, Gear Rack, Internal Gear.
Intersecting Axes / Miter Gear, Straight Bevel Gear, Spiral Bevel Gear.
Nonparallel, Nonintersecting Axes / Screw Gear, Worm, Worm Gear (Worm Wheel)
What is the purpose of abstract art?
Abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create a composition which may exist with a degree of independence from visual references in the world.
Who first made abstract art?
Wassily Kandinsky (1866–1944) is one of Russia’s most famous artists and the founder of abstract art. His compositions have become iconic abstract art pieces around the world. Kandinsky took up painting by chance and rather late in life, when he was already 30 years old.
What makes abstract art unique?
Abstract paintings can also be appreciated in terms of the individual elements of art: color, shape, line, texture, space, value, etc. An abstract artist’s skills lie in his or her ability to use colors and textures to their best visual strength and to create a sound composition from these elements.
When was the gear invented?
Some historians believe gears date back to at least the 27th century B.C. when they were used in a chariot in China. The ancient Greeks, including Aristotle, also described gear-like devices. Greek mathematician Hero of Alexandria was the first to write specifically about gears in 50 A.D. Source:wikipedia