Topographic Table

2013

CNC-routered baltic birch plywood table top, stainless steel frame, sensors and internet-connected electronics

Featuring a CNC-routered relief of the mountains north of Vancouver, Topographic Table shakes in response to local sensor input and Twitter news about earthquakes in the region.


Many thanks to Emily Carr University of Art + Design for the generous use of the CNC router. CNC technician: Steven Hall.

Metal fabrication by Alan Waldron / Infinite FX. 3D modelling by Hamza Vora.

Solo Exhibitions: Kamloops Art Gallery, Germaine Koh: Weather Systems, 2013.

Germaine Koh, Topographic Table, 2013, CNC-routered baltic birch plywood table top, stainless steel frame, internet-connected electronics.