Over the past year we have been working on a large-scale mechanical sculpture with representatives from Milwaukee Makerspace and participants in our Neighborhood Night program that we have code-named DOUGLAS. This past Thursday night, DOUGLAS finally started to take shape...

When completed, the piece will move over one hundred participant-created objects in programmed mathematical patterns and will be displayed in the Museum's atrium at the end of June until it heads out to Maker Faire Milwaukee on September 26th & 27th. 

BONUS:  In preparation for our upcoming animation sessions, we shot a quick test with Dragonframe of part of the build: