Hefty-Looking Geometric Kite Is A Lightweight Flying Sculpture

Hefty-Looking Geometric Kite Is A Lightweight Flying Sculpture

This deceptively hefty-looking cube is actually a structure designed to fly like a kite.

Kyana Gordon
  • 23 december 2011

Behold, ‘Little Shining Man’, perhaps the most brilliant kite design we’ve seen. Conceived by artists, Heather and Ivan Morison in collaboration with London architectural designer Sash Reading and Birmingham fabrication design studio, Queen and Crawford, the handmade sculpture features over 23,000 individual components.

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