08 Jul '11, 3pm

Giant 600-Pipe Windchime Hangs Under Bridge, Is Played By Pedestrians #design #music via @jaymiheimbuch

Giant 600-Pipe Windchime Hangs Under Bridge, Is Played By Pedestrians #design #music via @jaymiheimbuch

Artist Mark Nixon has created the Chimecco -- a 600-pipe wind chime that hangs from the belly of a bridge. The interactive sculpture turns and already gorgeous natural space into something quite a bit more musical. The sculpture is part of the third annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Aarhus, Denmark. Nixon states , "Chimecco hides silently beneath the bridge in the forest until activated by human movements or the wind causing it to sing, dance and play with the senses." Core77 notes, "While their diameter is fixed at 50mm each, the pipes vary in length--and pitch--from 120mm to 3750mm (over 10 feet), as in a traditional wind chime." The chime plays as people pass over the bridge of the wind blows under it -- it is intended to be "hidden," and would be discovered only by the whim of the breeze. But the beauty of the chime itself, let alone its sound, certainly draws ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/07/giant-600-pipe-wi...

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