Orchidometer. Lekka & Perikleous/Stoa Zerbini, Athens, Curated by Maria Georgoula. 2017.
Carved wood, leather string, plastic sack.
260 x 40 cm
The artist has hyperbolically extended the number and sizes in the beads of an orchidometer. Instrument used to measure children’s testicles for categorical purposes such as differentiating gender, and viewing a “correct development”. The members of the public are invited to measure their testicles in relation to the orchidometer.