ART: HAND of GOD

   “The Hand of God”. Wood, mummified tissue, brass, velvet. Dorian Dupin, c.2013 Grenouille Collection.  

Je joue donc je suis: an audience with the Jaquet-Droz automata

The highlight of my recent trip to Switzerland was the morning I spent at the Musée d’Art et d’Histoire in Neuchâtel with Caroline Junier, the curator, Thierry Ronstutz, a local watchmaker, and three 18th century robots.