- The New York Earth Room is a sculpture of the interior of the earth rendered by Water De Maria. The first of these sculptures was made in 1977 and installed in Munich; the second in 1974 was installed at Darmstadt, of which both are no longer existing. Installed in 1980 this was a sculpture commissioned by the Dia Art Foundation. This sculptures holds 250 cubic yards of earth, covers 3,600 sq feet of space, is 22 inches deep and weighs 280,000 lbs.
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