About this work of Art
Geared Mackerel Paperweight by Alastair Gibson. This sculpture shows stylised engineered mackerel / piranha / trout mounted on an F1 gear ratio for use as a paperweight. Selected parts and materials used in the sculpture are parts from modern F1 Grand Prix cars as listed below. Sculpture limited to one hundred pieces.
– Mackerels / Piranhas / Trout: Re-engineered from the original ‘engineered mackerel’, ‘racing piranha 2’ and ‘racing brown trout’. These small fish are made from 1 ply/layer, 2 x 2 twill of 400 gsm carbon fibre, photo etched stainless steel, neoprene rubber, vinyl plastic with UV protection clear coat and graphite mounting rods.
– Mounting: Single gear from a Honda F1 GP car.
– Mounting methods: Desk mounted.
Dimensions: L 12cm W 12cm H 30cm (Sizes may vary)
Weight: 550 grams
• fluoro orange
• fluoro pink
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- Size : H 30 cm x W 12 cm