Still of Light Marbles
Plastic balls, fluorescent lamps, electromagnetic components
24 x 24 x 10 in., 2002
Zane Coleman's background in engineering serves him well in making his "Light Marbles." They playfully roll about, some lit, some not, entirely without wires – thanks to Coleman's skillful use of induced current, magnets, and special bulbs encased in his handmade spheres.