‘Müpa Melody Wheel’ is a Human Hamster Wheel Music Box #MusicMonday
Fabricated for Saatchi Hungary the Müpa Melody Wheel allowed visitors to Budapest’s Müpa ‘cultural hub‘ to play tunes ranging from the Harry Potter theme to Tchaikovsky to Hungarian pop songs, while getting a mild cardio workout inside a human-sized hamster wheel.
The two videos below are from Saatchi and Müpa respectively, with the second video showing more behind-the-scenes fabrication shots (along with a strange choice for background music given the nature of the wheel):
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