All posts by dailysonny

3rd year communications and media student majoring in digital media.

Digital Artefact; Simple // Complex Machines


A Rube Goldberg machine is a contraption, invention, device, or apparatus that is deliberately over-engineered to perform a simple task in a complicated fashion, generally consisting of chain reactions. This work aims to explore this idea of simple/complex machines, in hopes to educate, create a community, entertain and showcase my knowledge about these wacky mechanisms. There are so many elements that can be explored, discovered and documented throughout the process of creating a Rube Goldberg Machine, so this space intends to focus on this concept in diverse ways.

Follow this link to follow my current exploration of the Rube Goldberg Machine through emerging technology and the underlying notion of Cybernetics: