Muscle Contraction Installation by Riko Yasumiya

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Art Description

Installation: Latex, Metal, Custom Circuit on Steel, Other.

Thinking of history of human anatomy artifact for medical education from the 14th century to today. This is explored a question 'what the next medical artifact for education would be'.

It is installed a kinetic button to activate which requires experiencing muscle contraction on arm. While holding the button, the long latex starts to twist up and show an image of muscle contraction.

more images and the video can be found at my website




Muscle Contraction

Riko Yasumiya

United Kingdom


Size: 39 W x 157 H x 39 in

This artwork is not for sale.





Artist Recognition

link - Showed at the The Other Art Fair

Showed at the The Other Art Fair

Artist Recognition

Showed at the The Other Art Fair

Handpicked to show at The Other Art Fair presented by Saatchi Art in London