fluid color,

precision time.

Ricci Albenda

Universal Color Clock

The UC Clock.

There are 1440 unique hues, one for each minute of the day. You can view it in any connected device with a browser, projected on the wall or in a custom frame.

Universal Color Code:

12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm 7pm 8pm 9pm 10pm 11pm 12am 1am 2am 3am 4am 5am 6am 7am 8am 9am 10am 11am 12am



Ricci Albenda (b. 1966, Brooklyn) lives and works in New York. In 2020, Albenda had a solo exhibition at Parrasch Heinjen, Los Angeles, and in 2018, at ‘T’Space, Rhinebeck, New York. Other past solo exhibitions include the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and The Rachofsky House, Dallas. His work has been included in numerous group exhibitions at venues which include, The Guggenheim Museum, New York, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, Castello Di Rivoli, Turin, Museum of Modern Art, New York, MoMA PS1, Queens, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, and the New Museum, New York. Ricci Albenda’s work is held in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Dallas Museum of Art, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and the Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
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DMINTI partners with leading artists and cultural luminaries to best express their vision through the most advanced digital technology and Web3 resources. In DMINTI’s metaverse, innovative programs such as Metaverse Mondays connect artists and cultural institutions to global and multi-generational audiences. DMINTI is dedicated to strong educational initiatives and has become a leader offering live cultural, highly curated experiences in the metaverse.

DMINTI has produced projects with artists: Ricci Albenda, Sarah Meyohas, Brendan Murphy, and David Salle; new projects for fall 2022 with Josephine Meckseper and a collaboration by Judy Chicago and Nadya Tolokonnikova.

DMINTI Founders: Shalom Meckenzie, Jennifer Stockman, Dominique Lévy, Christopher Jones, Carola Jain. Advisors & Partners: Hani Rashid, Mark Lemley, Franklin Leonard, Ran Neuner.


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What do I receive when I buy an edition of the universal color clock?

The artwork takes the form of a dynamic NFT, minted on the Ethereum blockchain in the ERC721 standard. There will be 1,440 total editions of the artwork minted, each representing an individual minute in the twenty four hour day. The NFTs can be displayed on any connected device with a web browser or using a dedicated frame from one of our partners.

Do I need crypto or a crypto wallet to purchase the presale now?

No. Private sales will be completed via credit card using a dynamic payment link sent from an official representative via email. Our representatives will also work directly with collectors to set up an Ethereum wallet address to receive delivery of the NFT on the day of the pre-mint.

What is the mint date?

The randomized mint of the Universal Color Clock will open on Saturday April 29th at noon EST for collectors that have pre-purchased the NFT and those on the project allow-list. The mint opens to the public 24 hours after launch at noon EST on Sunday April 30th. *Pre-sale works are guaranteed to be minted on Saturday April 29th and will be airdropped directly to collectors on the same day.

The Universal Color Clock

NFT Only

The UC Clock in small frame

Acrylic Table Top Frame
by Infinite Objects - 6.4" x 4.5"

The UC Clock in large frame

Wall Mounted Frame
by Muse Frames - 22" x 22"

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About Hani Rashid

Hani Rashid a practicing architect, known for a first-of-its-kind Guggenheim Virtual Museum and the Virtual New York Stock Exchange among other notable projects and buildings including the Yas Marina Hotel and Formula one venue in Abu Dhabi. Hani co-founded New York based Asymptote Architecture with his partner, Lise Anne Couture in 1989. Alongside his professional work, Hani has a distinguished, international academic career having held numerous visiting professorships at a number of important universities including the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles, and the Harvard University Graduate School of Design as well as the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH). In 1998 Hani co-founded and developed Columbia University’s GSAAP Advanced Digital Design program. And in 2000 Hani co-represented the United States at the 7th Venice Architecture Biennale. Hani lives in New York City, and alongside his architectural practice, is the director of Deep_Futures, a research laboratory in the Institute of Architecture at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.



The DMINTI Metaverse can be accessed on Spatial.io via DMINTI’s website and is accessible via mobile, desktop and VR headsets.

View on Computer

To view the space on your computer, you can click on this link directly.

View on Mobile

To view the space on your mobile you have to download the Spatial app, make an account, and then open the space by clicking on this link.

View on Mobile

To view the space on your VR Oculus headset, you will have to connect your VR headset to your Spatial account (if this is your first time using Spatial with this device). Follow the instructions below or in the slideshow above.