DETAILS ON IN HOMAGE TO NIKOLA TESLA 2008.04 Dimensions: 180 cm x 40 cm (at base). Audio/illuminated multi-media assemblage constructed with painted wooden veneer, stone enclosure with mirrored sides, machined bronze "spikes (2)," electroluminescent wire, plexiglass, aluminum plate with holes (2), polymer clay infills (11), seashells (4), 10-watt amplifier, small audio speakers (4), iPod Nano, s-t/s-p electrical switch, cloth, woodstrips and paperstsrips, metallic tape, power-cord. E.L. wire lights for 1 second, after a 2-second off-cycle. Audio tracks composed by the artist. The work is meant to convey my great admiration for the tremendous contributions to humanity of the Croatian electrical genius, Nikola Tesla.