With a background in environmental science, Ned Kahn explores natural phenomena through his art. Working out of his studios in Sebastopol, California, he has designed exhibits for museums in the US, Canada, Europe and Japan, and has completed numerous public art commissions.
Kahn’s works typically incorporate wind, fluid dynamics, optics, and other features of physics. He has completed numerous public art commissions throughout the world. Many of these artworks reveal a hidden force in the site, such as wind. Kahn’s artworks strike an emotional chord, reminding the viewer of nature’s capacity to inspire appreciation, serenity, wonder, and awe.
Image Credit: Courtesy of the artist