Nils Völker is an artist and communication designer living and working in Berlin.
In 2009 he started to create artworks with the means of physical computing somewhere at the intersection of technology and art.
His installation "One Hundred and Eight" will be exhibited within the scope of ISEA 2011 in the Cumhuriyet Art Gallery.
It is mainly made out of ordinary garbage bags. Controlled by a microcontroller each of them is selectively inflated and deflated in turn by two cooling fans. Although each plastic bag is mounted stationary the sequences of inflation and deflation create the impression of lively movements.