Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired How a Master Domino Artist Builds 15,000-Piece Creations

Hexbyte Tech News Wired How a Master Domino Artist Builds 15,000-Piece Creations

Hexbyte Tech News Wired

19-year-old Lily Hevesh is obsessed with dominos—in particular, seeing the last one fall. “That’s the best part,” she says. “That’s what I live for.”

In recent years, Hevesh has become one the most popular figures in the online domino art community (which, yes, is a thing). She’s spent much of her free time over the past decade building increasingly elaborate arrangements of the little tiles, then knocking them down in artistic chain reactions. She also films the entire process, from conception to destruction, and posts edited clips to her YouTube Channel, where she goes by the name Hevesh5. Her video “Insane Domino Tricks,”, a collaboration with another artist, has nearly 118 million views—several million more views than the latest Beyonce and Jay-Z music video.

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