Participatory installation by Slovakian artist Roman Ondák. Every visitor is encouraged to mark their height on the wall and after several months a dark band encircles the gallery. Roman Ondák’s room of heights.
For those craving a bit of the ephemeral this holiday season, artist Ann Hamilton has hung 42 swings from the wrought-iron trusses at the Park Avenue Armory as part of a new installation the artist titles “the event of a thread.
ann hamilton I saw this installation in Montreal and was one of the participants sitting atop the pole for 3 hours(as above), reeling our blue black typewriter ribbon through the hole to below where there were 5 peacocks walking around