Documentation of Bellevue Art Museum installation.

During feathering process.

Wrapped for painting.

Early visualization sketch.


2018, computer-controlled installation

Animatronic bird, microcontroller, motors, custom computer software, iPhone, YouTube 24 hour livestream, mixed media

Songbird is an installation running at the Bellevue Arts Museum for the month of September. An animatronic crow stands in the corner of the gallery, transfixed by its own image on the screen of the iPhone at its feet. The iPhone is streaming the camera feed of the life-sized crow to YouTube Live, where it is viewable online, worldwide, 24 hours a day. Livestream available at


Bellwether 2018, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA