Boston Tides
Reed, wood, data, 6’x 6’ x2’, 2006

Using a base of 24 hours, this piece converts various layers of data (Jan-Dec 2005)
related to the gravitational influence of both Sun and Moon on tides recorded at Boston
Harbor. The inner structure converts sunrise/set and moonrise/set data into the woven
structure, with every weave representing one hour. Additional data translated include
tide readings, moon phases and the solar path in relation to the horizon.