Takis made this work from salvaged aeroplane control panels, which he rewired to make them pulse and flash. His art was based on the manifestation of energy, and often involved light, magnetism, electricity and sound. He aimed to break down boundaries between art and science. His thinking inspired David Medalla, Guy Brett and Patrick Keeler to name their gallery Signals London, in tribute to his vision of the transmission of ideas
Gallery label, May 2023
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