jo niemeyer            „20 steps“  into the microcosmos...


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“For of the small there is indeed no smallest, but always a smaller.

But also of the large there is always a larger, and it is equal in amount to the small.

But in relation to itself, each is both large and small”


20 steps around the globe - by jo niemeyer in form of an installation of 20 elements (steel columns)

The point "0" is reached. This smallest possible "sculpture" consists only three Carbon Atoms. The distance from the first to the second atom is 0,5 nm nanometers.

The first - and the last column does not only pierces the earth at this point, but the cell of life or for instance the smallest atom in it’s ground state which can be devided further…

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