The Big Scale: a work in progress @ INDEX

Reality, once transformed and demonstrated as mutable, returns more vulnerable 1 Aleksandra Mir’s The Big Scale was originally created for the GLÜCK HAPPENS exhibition held in Erlangen, Germany (2010), where over 40,000 people experienced it. As a result of these large numbers, Aleksandra felt that the scales needed to be able to weigh more people … Continue reading

The Big Scale: A work in Progress

  Mir will be showing The Big Scale (2010), originally created for‘Glück Happens’ at the Städtische Galerie, Erlangen, DE (June 2 – July 25, 2010). An enlarged set of bathroom scales that are now undergoing a massive rework by C.Burr Design (Stroud) to convert its capabilities from one tonne to two. What Mir has said … Continue reading