Machines are not just metal and synthetic materials. Organic creatures are machines, too, some sentient, some with self awareness.
I reworked this artwork over 2 weeks, and after being dissatisfied too many times I started to make references to a H.R. Giger monograph, and decided to add some biomechanical elements into the artwork.
In relation to the other artworks in this series:
The bugs this time have changed from just being bugs in an already running system. Time time, the bugs are actually part of the builders.
The bird is now tethered, no longer free, but bigger.