Walter De Maria, The New York Earth Room

141 Wooster Street New York City



Art: The New York Earth Room, 1977

Visitor Information

The New York Earth Room is temporarily closed. For more information, click here.

The New York Earth Room is located at 141 Wooster Street in New York City.

Wednesday–Sunday, 12–6 pm (closed from 3–3:30 pm) 

Also closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day

Admission is free 

The New York Earth Room is a work of art meant to be viewed, not entered. Please do not touch the work. Photography is not permitted.


Walter De Maria

Walter De Maria was born in Albany, California, in 1935. He died in Los Angeles in 2013.

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Walter De Maria AoA Book

Photo: Don Stahl 

Artists on Walter De Maria

Artists on Walter De Maria is the second installment in a series culled from Dia Art Foundation’s Artists on Artists lectures, focused on the work of artist Walter De Maria. It features contributions from Richard Aldrich, Jeanne Dunning, Guillermo Faivovich and Nicolás Goldberg, and Terry Winters.

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Walter De Maria: The New York Earth Room Poster

Full-color offset poster Created to celebrate the public opening of Walter De Maria’s The New York Earth Room on January 1, 1980.

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