Gallery: MoMA Wants Your Old Junk For Their New Meta-Monumental Garage ...

If you haven’t gotten around to getting that garage sale together to sell your old junk, it could end up as part of something even greater –  MoMA’s next art exhibition! The museum has put out a plea for people’s old stuff, specifically “strange items” that of course don’t include weapons, liquids or hazardous materials. The collective junk will become part of a new performance piece by Martha Rosler, that will take place this fall at the modern art museum. Called Meta-Monumental Garage Sale, the installation will transform The Donald B. and Catherine C. Marron Atrium into an epic flea market full of the carefully collected junk from local New Yorkers. Rosler, who hails from Brooklyn, will then create the ultimate garage sale, pricing all of the donated items and selling them to visitors.

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