On the Internet you’ve probably met photo with an original and unusual coffee tables, but the table Sisyphus (Sisyphus) will definitely stand out from their series. A distinctive feature of the table is its ability to cause a real delight and genuine surprise. Sisyphus creates under the surface of the glass top works of art in the form of amazing sand drawings.
The way the table is quite simple. Illuminated under the glass countertop, there is another glass, covered with sand. In the sand skate two metal balls that are driven by magnets. The magnets move along a predetermined path with two engines. In memory of Sisyphus stored playlist with different patterns, which continuously follow each other. The user can sort the playlist using the mobile app.
Now this development raises funds on Kickstarter, and at the requested amount of 50 thousand dollars has already borrowed about 1.5 million.
View a fascinating video that shows the table in action.