Iris
 

A solar powered sculpture © 2000 by Gregory Curci collection of the artist

IRIS (closed/open) solar cells, motor, painted aluminum, stainless steel; This flower blossom sculpture opens and closes throughout the day on about a two minute cycle, faster when sunny, slower when cloudy, and stopping in the evening. 10 ft. high, 18 in. wide, 18 in. deep;