Coolest Sculptures EVER, Kinetic Powered By the Wind


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The creativity of people at times simply amazes me and Theo Jansen is one such person. He combines art and engineering to create light weight but giant wind powered creatures described as “Kinetic Sculptures, where nature meets technology”. The picture above does not do them justice, follow the jump to see the sculptures in motion, simply amazing.

This video shows a home made paper project inspired by Theo Jansen

You can find more Theo Jansen videos over on You Tube and more information about him and his work on

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dale Says: May 30, 2010 at 8:57 am

One of those moments that makes me pause, and still know there’s still a bit of magic in this life.

jesse Says: May 30, 2010 at 11:37 am

wow, i saw all these videos about four or five years ago. way to be on the cutting edge. still, they are extremely cool.

Kinetic Sculptures Look Amazing Says: May 31, 2010 at 7:04 am

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Strandbeest now available on 3D printers » Coolest Gadgets Says: May 2, 2011 at 4:23 pm

[…] Some of you have never heard of the Strandbeest, which are creations of Theo Jansen. They are kinetic powered sculptures that appear to walk on their own. The last time we mentioned them was last year. […]

Romeo Says: November 3, 2011 at 1:18 am

OMG! I want to cry. THis is just beautiful. Engineering + Art = MAGIC!

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