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The Specific Value ()

2013
Installation

OHP Slides, Inkjet Ink, Metal, Wood, Lights
1.2 x 0.34 x 1,29m


The sculpture comprises of a total volume of 250 ml (the average blood volume of a newborn) of inkjet ink, printed on 832 slides of OHP transparency film, using a regular domestic printer.

The current price of printer ink for a printer model HP 22 Tri-color is ca. €528 per liter.
The current price of human blood according to the German Red Cross is ca. €200 per liter.

 

Exhibition view at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

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