Tom Shannon, John Hockenberry:
Tom Shannon: Il pittore e il pendolo

TED in the Field · 13:21 · Filmed May 2009
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TED fa visita a Tom Shannon nel suo studio a Manhattan per dare uno sguardo da vicino alla sua arte ispirata alla scienza. Una conversazione rivelatrice e personale con John Hockenberry rivela come le forze della natura - e il principio di tremito causato dal morbo di Parkinson - interagiscono nela sua vita e nel suo lavoro.

Tom Shannon's mixed-material sculpture seems to levitate — often it actually does — thanks to powerful magnets and clever arrangements of suspension wire. He designed the TED Prize trophy. Full bio
Journalist and commentator John Hockenberry has reported from all over the world in virtually every medium. He's the author of "Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs and Declarations of Independence." Full bio
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