Since September last year Midtown Manhattan has one more public art piece on view: the “Hope” sculpture by american artist Robert Indiana on the corner of 7th Avenue and 53rd Street. His iconic “LOVE red blue” sculpture is just around the corner: at 6th Avenue and 54th street.
“The Commuters” is a sculpture -made by american artist George Segal- in the main hall of the Port Autority bus terminal in Manhattan since 1982. It shows 3 people – made of bronze and white patina- waiting for the bus, about to walk through an open door. Sculptor George Segal has high regards for commuters: “These are long-suffering … More NYC. Manhattan. “The Commuters” at Port Authority.
Since March 8th and until July 20th six sculptures by american artist Alice Aycock grace the Park Avenue malls between 52nd and 57th Streets. There’s a 7th sculpture at 66th Street outside the Park Avenue Armory, which I unfortunately didn’t got to see since I was on my way to the Roosevelt Island tram station … More NYC. Manhattan. “Park Avenue Paper Chase” by Alice Aycock.
robert indiana’s sculpture “love red blue” can be found on sixth avenue and 55th street. the american artist created the sign originally in 1964 as a christmas card for the museum of modern art. today many versions of the sculpture can be found around the world and even another one in new york: at the pratt institute … More nyc. manhattan. midtown. robert indiana’s ‘love red blue’ sculpture.
a red velvet cupcake from sprinkles at GreenAcre park. greenacre is a pocket park on 51st street between second and first avenues. sprinkles cupcakes‘ only nyc location is 780 lexington avenue between 60th and 61st streets. [i walked from sprnkles to greenacre park along park avenue to see the 9 sculptures by niki de saint … More nyc. favorite food & places.
what: big kastenman by erwin wurm where: outside the standard hotel, meatpacking district when: july until november 2012 “Say hello to Big Kastenmann (Big Box Man), The Standard’s new 18-foot, 1.6 ton sculpture by acclaimed Austrian artist Erwin Wurm. A single form of aluminum and pink enamel forged in the hills of southern Germany, Big Kastenmann … More nyc. public art. on view now. (september 2012 / part I)
steps of the met – (this is not me) on broadway / on park avenue / the fountain at lincoln center / washington square arch some public art: nikki de saint phalle on park avenue malls / common ground at city hall park / yayoi kusama on 14th street / survival of serena in soho … More nyc. manhattan. with instagram.
“The Fashion Center Information Kiosk makes it easy to track down the companies and products you’re looking for. An award-winning service provided by the Fashion Center Business Improvement District and conveniently located on Fashion (7th) Avenue and 39th Street, the Kiosk is the first fully-staffed, walk-in information center to provide sourcing information and industry-related services … More nyc. manhattan. fashion kiosk.
what: 9 sculptures by rafael barrios where: park avenue malls (51th-67th street / park avenue) when: march 1st till june 30th 2012 “Venezuelan artist Rafael Barrios will exhibit nine monumental sculptures on Park Avenue. Many of these pieces will be exhibited for the first time, created from experimental works that Barrios has kept reserved. The … More nyc. some public art. on view now.
1. the ice skating rink at rockefeller center / 2. lincoln center / 3. tiles for america / 4. shake shack at madison square park / 5. graffiti at 5pointz / 6. harlem / 7. inside the metropolitan museum of art / 8. 9/11 memorial / 9. statue of liberty seen from battery park / … More last weeks phone & twitter pics.