Black coffee. Black metal. Black t-shirts. I have no use for the first one, but the other two are delightful. Now you can add LaMorrttt to that list as he has shed all color and become the epitome of darkness. Gaze into the void and allow yourself to be swallowed by the abyss!!! Or you could just put him on your shelf and admire him from a good safe distance. I'd say ten feet is probably a nice start to not be drawn into oblivion, but there's really no trusted authority that I know of with any published literature on the subject. You should consult your local library to be sure.
Naomi Knaff's vinyl creation was brought to life by Planet X and is only available via www.naomiknaff.com for $70 each.