Toronto-based sculptor Max Streicher has worked extensively with inflatable technology in kinetic sculptures and installation works since 1989. He has completed several international site-related projects in such places as Taichung, Taiwan, Erfurt, Germany and Prague, Czech Republic.
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Floating Forest : recycled vinyl, electric fans, dimensions variable, Brookfield Place, Toronto, 2011
Endgame : recycled vinyl, electric fans, each head: 317 x 396 x 330cm, Nuit Blanche, Toronto, 2010
Ashwamedh : Nylon spinnaker, each horse 12.8m high, Gallery Maskara, Mumbai, India, 2010
Quadriga II: Nylon spinnaker, each horse 9 meters tall, Union Station, Toronto, 2007
Alto Cumulus: Tyvek, electric fans, dimensions variable, each cloud 305 x 610 x 300 cm. Hart House Installation, 2006
Quadriga: vinyl, electric fans; each horse, 7 meters tall, Ludwig Forum for Contemporary Art, Aachen, Germany, 2006.
Silenus: Nylon spinnaker, electric fans, each inflatable figure: 8 meters tall, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.
Dung Beetle: recycled vinyl, 9.2 x 6.4 x 6m, 2005
Cloud : Tyvek, vinyl, electric fans, 9.75 x 9.75 x 7.5 meters, Art Gallery of Ontario, 2004
Horses: vinyl, electric fans, each horse 8 x 10 x 2 meters, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, N.B., 2003.
Stuck Unicorn : vinyl; inflatable unicorn: 4.5 x 9 x 2 meters, Kunsthalle Erfurt, Erfurt, Germay, 2003.
Floating Giants : renylon spinnaker, helium balloons, figus 7 meters tall; Muzik Building installation, 2006, Commissioned by The Canadian Art Foundation, 2001
Hamm & Clov : painted Tyvek, electric fans; 3.5 meter diameter, "The Good Place", Tychung, Taiwan, 2001