Julmarknad Holiday Sale! Cecilia Schiller & Cranky Heart Automata are part of this Virtual and In-Person Holiday Marketplace at American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, Nov 14 - Dec 20.

Cecilia Schiller delights audiences young and old with her engaging and often whimsical interactive mechanical sculptures also called automata.

These sculptures have no motors are brought to life when the viewer turns a crank.

Ms. Schiller, an accomplished and award winning woodcarver, incorporates hand carved figures and decorative elements into her automata that range in size from intimate tabletop pieces to large-scale public installations.