Cargo cult TV?

The refurbished office block at 16 Kingsway has this piece of art in its reception. The sculpture has the tribal feel of African and Maori designs and it sits on aged brass legs that look like they were a found addition possibly from old scientific equipment.

Cargo cult TVset?


The void in the middle pulled me in, and it was at that point that I remembered the Cargo Cults; the TV reminded me of what a Cargo Cult would have made of a 1960s TV in the Jetson’s mould would appeared like to them. What do you think?