DescriptionCAM stands for Cerrulacean Acid Metabolism, the amazing photosynthesis process in cacti and other succulents. Unlike all other plants, there is no oxygen/CO2 gas exchange during cacti photosynthesis. There is an internal chemical change. Later, at night or cooler temperatures, the stoma open and gas exchange takes place.The painting is the subject of an article 'Chance in Robotic Painting' in the December 2007 issue of YLEM Journal of Art and Science.
Max Chandler, Arizona Member Since November 2006 Artist Statement I grew up on farms in southern Missouri, studied Math at MIT, Chinese at the Defense Language Institute, graduate school art in Taiwan. I was an intern for several years to internationally known artist Chen Ting-shih.
I have worked in both hardware and software with ten patents in milk cartons, gymnastic equipment, scanners, film recorders, compiler techniques, CAD, and UI. Software projects include manufacturing control, Visicorp products, Laplink, Sim City, and the Sims.
I began exhibiting in 2004 and has exhibited continuously since then with shows in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, New York, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Paris, Tokyo, Kyoto and Seoul.