Studio Makkink & Bey
4045 Hymn to the Cleaner (Pixelated statue of a cleaner), 2007
commissioned by: Gemeentemuseum Den Haag
PIXEL • noun: pixel; plural noun: pixels
1. A minute area of illumination on a display screen, one of many from which an image is composed. “the camera scans photographs and encodes the image into pixels”.
Origin: 1960s: abbreviation of picture element (compare with pix).