Standard Definition DVD. 2002. 29 minutes. Directed by Bob Terrio.
Symphonies of the Spheres - George Rhoads
George Rhoads, born 1926, is a painter, origami artist, and sculptor best know for his “audiokinetic” ball machine sculptures that are on display in public spaces around the world, as well as in private collections.Rhoads’ sculptures can range in size from small wall-mounted pieces to machines that fill entire rooms and span multiple stories. His work has been installed in public spaces and private collections around the world including large pieces in Japan, Guam, Australia, Spain, Israel, Mexico, Chile and Taiwan. Nearly all of his sculptures are still in operation today, and have been noted for their popularity with the public. In particular, the way his work is able to capture the attention and adoration of all ages. This fascinating program features many of George's large sculptures featured in museums and other public places, as well as his paintings and other clever works of art. It captuers all the colors, sounds and dynamic movements of George's captivating machines!