Paradigm is inspired by ideas of science and is a metaphor for potential; the potential to grow, take risks, and be bold and brave. These are all qualities which are necessary for scientific progress and reflect the ambition and intention of the Crick Institute. I chose weathered steel as the material for the sculpture because it is true to the industrial history of the area and is designed to be robust and practical. Starting from the base, each subsequent tetrahedron grows steadily in volume.

Tags: Education, Engineering, Hydrogen, Robotic, Science Communication, Space & the Universe.