Bar billiard viruses

An old bar game of billiards transformed by spiky white ceramic viruses.  These pieces are inspired by actual viral forms

  • Chicken pox
  • Hepatitis CV
  • Measles
  • Herpes
  • Rubella
  • Yellow Fever
  • Mumps
  • HIV
  • Encephalitis

but also the fragile beauty of underwater coral. The one red piece that sits on its own definitely found its inspiration there.

Virus billiards 1

Virus Billiards 2.jpg

I have also been experimenting with filling chemistry jars with viral shapes. I like the contrast of their sharp fragility with the shiny glass walls of the jars.  In the smaller jar the viruses are almost tipping outside of their protective container.

Virus Billiards 4

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