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    Roman Ondak’s Measuring the Universe

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    • Jairo Iglesias

      "Measuring the Universe" - art project with millions of people's heights written with their name on a wall. In MOMA

    • Yamila Dietz

      'Measuring the Universe' by Roman Ondak at the Tate. An art installation that began as an empty, white room and through the contribution of around 90,000 participants measuring themselves, a constellation of black marks was created.

    • Ericka Price

      Starting as an empty white room, Roman Ondaks Measuring the Universe at Tate St Ives has grown through the contribution of around 90000 participants to a constellation of black marks. Through the simple action of measuring oneself, Ondaks work doesnt just expand on ideas of space and the universal but also the personal, creating a growing living artwork that questions just what a museum is for.

    • SuiteQ

      Starting as an empty white room, Roman Ondak’s Measuring the Universe at Tate St Ives has grown through the contribution of around 90,000 participants to a constellation of black marks.

    • vitalik korolev

      Starting As An Empty White Room Roman Ondaks Measuring The Universe At Tate St Ives Has Grown Throug

    • Ulli Z

      Roman Ondak, "Measuring the Universe" (2011; Tate St Ives) - it started as an empty white room

    • Joelle Nealy

      Roman Ondak’s Measuring the Universe. Art installation.

    • michelle diffendarfer

      Roman Ondak, Measuring the Universe. Amazing.

    • Paige Johnson

      Measuring the Universe | art | exhibition

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