Suicide Machine Sand

Suicide Machine Sand is a work from artist Thijs Rijkers which explores the concept of self destruction in in a maner that is both thought provoking and highly unsettling. Its function is to slowly tilt a small plate on which rests a pile of sand. The sand pours into its own gearbox, wearing down and […]


This video is taken from a TV show about the software that Ivan Sutherland developed in his thesis at MIT's Lincoln Labs, "Sketchpad, A Man-Machine Graphical Communication System", described