made an installation for the Science Museum in
London as part of the new Information Age gallery.
I produced the Cable Storybox, a
collection of peepshows, animations, and mechanical
puppet shows telling stories from the invention of the
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biggest thing I made is a mechancical toy theatre, check out the video
above and click the pictures below. I had a lot of help from Tim
Hunkin to make this, and Tim Spooner helped too. My band recorded
the soundtrack with me at Wolf Studios in Brixton, and the Chaps Choir
did the background harmonies.
are some photos of us making the Toy Theatre, and the men coming to
take it away from my studio.
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are some stills from a peep-show animation booth explaining some
people's early misunderstandings of what the telegraph wires were
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