Gijs Gieskes


Photo Credit: Gijs Gieskes



Zonnepaneel 2 (2020)
Zonnepaneel 4 (2020)




These two installations are created to function without direct sunlight.

They are meticulously assembled with solar panels, devices and familiar objects through Gijs’ exploration in making them as kinetic instruments.

It invites the viewer to appreciate the slow elasticity of time, accentuating the tension in the transduction of energy.




Gijs Gieskes is an industrial-designer from the Netherlands specialising in the design of electronic devices for audiovisual use.

Some of these devices are often sold as kits but some are pre-assembled. More information of his devices and inventions on his website.

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