Artist & Performer Peter Kokis 
                                         
Brooklyn Exo Soldier:  Hero of the future, but Entertainer of today!

Brooklyn Exo Soldier
Soldier of the future!



 August 2015                                                                                                                        - Alan Camuto, NegativePop.com




August 2015, Sunset Park, Brooklyn NY USA                                                                                                                   - Alan Camuto




May 2014                                                                                                                                                               - Alan Camuto

He's based on the mechanical frameworks worn by the troopers in the film 'Edge of Tomorrow'. 



   2014 NY Comic Con                             - Daniel Zuchnik,  IO9.com 


  
Version 2, August 2015                                                                                                              - Alan Camuto, 'Nixed' on Flickr



I started this project the morning after first seeing the film's trailer online.                                                             - Alan Camuto




Edge of Brooklyn                                                                                                                                       - Alan Camuto, NegativePop.com













    Version 1,  May 2014                                                                                                                                                - Alan Camuto 
    

Technology that is near-future:
stuff we'll be seeing in a few years.



                                                                                    - Alan Camuto
    

Rugged and sturdy!



The exoskeleton weighs about 140 lbs., depending on the gear.                                                                         - Alan Camuto




Be an Artist.  Build Robots.  Repeat.                                                                                                                              - Alan Camuto








That's a four-barreled minigun.   Replica, of course.                                                                                                - Alan Camuto




2014 NY Comic Con                                                                               - Yassir Ketchum Photography,  Facebook



  
 


Do you snap a photo...or salute?  



Being a former Soldier, I really dug this project!                                                                                                     - Alan Camuto


  




August 2015                                                                                                                                                - Alan Camuto

Brooklyn Exo Soldier
Construction time:  350 hours          Weight:  134 - 146 lbs.

Some of his more-interesting parts:
mousetrap,  kitchen egg timer,  hair clipper spacer,  6 toilet paper roll holders,  air hose,
digital voltmeter,  handy talky,  ergonomic bottle opener,  6 lawn sprinklers,  weightlifting belt,
4 shoe formers,  7 kneepads,  3 bicycle frame bottle holders,  3 egg slicers,  3 water gun mags,
52 velcro straps,  3 compasses,  door hinge,  5 flashlights,  6 flower pot bases,  telephone cords,
2 hacksaw handles,  lots of ice skate blade guards,  2 toolbox lids,  toolkit box,  4 utility boxes,  
nomex flight gloves,  faux flight suit,  Army boots,  lots of military web gear,  headband,  3 faucet
strainers,  paintball mask,  ski goggles,  sport helmet,  4 hockey leg guards,  2 shin guards,  ShopVac
parts,  door closer parts,  4 spraypaint can pistol grips,  embroidered skull,  wire bundle hangers,
outdoor outlet cover,  nylon rope,  thermos parts,  swimmers' kick board,  fish tank manifold,
4 storage bin dividers,  2 electrical connector bars,  2 radiator knobs,  toy truck parts,  toy rifle,
lots of plumbing supplies,  lots of vitamin and soda bottlecaps,  lots of electrical tubing,
...and a whole lotta inspiration...as a former soldier...


   
Don't worry,  he's friendly!














Proudly protecting Brooklyn NY since 2011!                                                                                                                  - Alan Camuto




'Edge of Tomorrow' NYC Premiere                                                                                              - MarkWilliamsTKD.com




2014 NY Comic Con                                           - Yassir Ketchum









Yikes...




August 2015, full-sun and 90 degrees!                                                                                                            - Alan Camuto












Those replica-weapons are Heavy!                                                                                                                                            - Alan Camuto

  

2014 Eternal Con                                         - BarryBrown.com


 







His back looks very cool as well.






"Where did I park?"



2014 NY Comic Con                                                - Jeff Lin,  Flickr




I love rusty metal!



The rust-stains from the rebar made some interesting patterns.                                               - Duckin'-for-Cover Alan Camuto




Christophe Beck did the film's excellent soundtrack                                                                                                      - Alan Camuto

There are a variety of looks for his head and face.



May 2014                                                                     - Alan Camuto

   















'Edge of Tomorrow' is also known as 'Live. Die. Repeat.'                                                                                        - Alan Camuto




Could you ever forget meeting him?


Version 1, May 2014  (I designed the Exo based on the trailer...before the film was released!)




Time to join up!












Brooklyn Exo Soldier is great for photo or film shoots!













  'How do I take the safety off my weapon?'                                                                             - Alan Camuto, NegativePop.com 
  



"Take that, you nasty alien!"




"Hey, seriously, thanks for all your support!"




May 2014                                                                                                                              - Alan Camuto

So, what are you waiting for?




This is not the end...



       Listen to the music of Christophe Beck 



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