Dirty Room

An interior dirt sculpture. 50 cubic meters of dirt; 80 square meters of floor space; 66 centimeters depth; Total weight of sculpture 30,000 kilos.

This is the first Dirty Room sculpture executed by the artist. The Dirty room material is composed of 50,000 pounds of topsoil from Home Depot and 25,000 pounds of compost from Rikers Island, the worlds largest penal colony. The New York Dirty Room has been on view to the public since 2005. This work was comissioned by the artist.