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Public Outdoor Art

Current Exhibits

Dates

Title

March 21 - May 1, 2007

Panoramic Echoes
By Bill Fontana
March 21 - May 1, 2007

 

March 1 - April 15, 2007

Manolo Valdés at Bryant Park
Bryant Park
Manhattan

Press Release

February - June 2007

Left-Handed Drummer
By Barry Flanagan
Union Square, southeast traffic island
Manhattan

Press Release

January - July 2007 Leaning Firm
By Cheryl Farber Smith
Columbus Park
Brooklyn
November 29, 2006 -
May 1, 2007

2001
By Liz Larner
Doris Freedman Plaza, Central Park at East 60th Street
Manhattan

June 2006 - April 2007 Avenue of the Immigrants
Hester Street Collaborative
Allan Street Malls between Hester & Grand Streets
Manhattan
April 2006 - March 2007 Alexander Calder in New York
City Hall Park
Manhattan

Past Exhibits

Date

Title

January - February 2007

The Fortunate Islands
By Seth Weiner
Thomas Paine Park
Manhattan

May - February 28, 2007 Mad. Sq Art: Ursula von Rydingsvard
Madison Square Park
Manhattan
September - December 24, 2006 Awash
By Matthew Geller
Collect Pond Park- Leonard Street (between Centre & Lafayette Streets)
August 2006 - January 2007 Feynman's Fancy
By Marcia Raff
Verdi Square (Broadway between 72nd-73rd Streets)
Manhattan
December 2005 -
December 2006
Become
By Rebecca Pollock
Mural for Taffee Playground, Brooklyn
October 10 - December 3, 2006 Mysteries of Columbus
By Cristóbal Gabarron
Columbus Circle to 168th Street
Manhattan
September 19 - November 10, 2006 Cities in Transition
By Chuck Close, Dayanita Singh and Mitch Epstein
Madison Square Park
Manhattan
September - November 2006 Garden for the Accused
By Dennis Oppenheim
Thomas Paine Park - Worth, Lafayette and Centre Streets Manhattan
May - October 2006 Corner Plot
By Sarah Sze
Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Central Park
April - November 2006 Alert Cat, Betty, Big Dog, and Happy Dog
By Dorothy Frankel
Carl Schurz Park, 86th Street Promenade
9/11/02
(Tribute to 9/11)
The Sphere
By Fritz Koenig
Battery Park, Manhattan
Installed Spring 2000 SURF'S UP
By Esther A. Grillo
Beach 108th Street, Shore Front Parkway, Rockaway
August 12 - October 13, 2006 Garden of Delights: 24th Annual BWAC Outdoor Sculpture Show
Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Main Street and East River, DUMBO, Brooklyn
July - September 2006 Hallelujah Public Art Festival
West Harlem Art Fund
Marcus Garvey, Morningside, Jackie Robinson
Manhattan
May - September 2006

Studio in the Park
Various Artists
Riverside Park, West 72nd to West 145th Streets
Manhattan

May - August 2006 Interstate - the American Road Trip
Co-curated by Alyson Baker and Andrea Zittel
Socrates Sculpture Park, Astoria
June 26 - August 5, 2006 Trailer Park
By Kim Holleman
Petrosino Square
Manhattan
December 2005 -
June 2006
The Frontier Prophet
By DeeJay Bawden
Old Slip, Manhattan
9/8/05 - 4/15/06 Masters of the Universe: Screen Version
September 8, 2005 - April 15, 2006
By Richard Deacon
Doris C. Freedman Plaza - 5th Avenue @ 60th Street
Manhattan
4/23/05 - 12/4/05 Well-Lit Chess Pieces
April 23, 2005 - April 2006
By Marjorie Kouns
Washington Square Park, Manhattan
October 2005 -
April 2006
11 Abstract Sculptures
October 2005 - April 2006
By Jene Highstein
Madison Square Park, Manhattan
10/1/05 - 1/29/06 Deep Time, Cicada and Wilder
October 1, 2005 - March 4, 2006
By Deborah Butterfield
Park Avenue Malls between 52nd & 54th Streets
Manhattan
May 2005 -
February 6, 2006
Curved Wall with Towers and Circle with Towers
May 2005 - February 6, 2006
By Sol LeWitt
Madison Square Park, Manhattan
Winter - Autumn, 2005 Persephone
Winter, 2004 - Winter, 2005
By Noah Baen
Lentol Garden, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
June -
November 30, 2005
Speechless I-IV and Caracalla
June - November 30, 2005
By Francisco Leiro
Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza
Second Avenue & 47th Street, Manhattan
October - November, 2005 Totems
October - November 2005
By Herb Alpert
5/3/05 - 11/30/05 Tulips
May 3 - November 30, 2005
By Edwina Sandys
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn
9/28/05 - 10/27/05 Poland on the Front Page
September 28 - October 27, 2005
Curated by Ewe Zadrzynska
Union Square, Manhattan
11/11/04 - 10/31/05 The Tile Project, Destination: The World
November 11, 2004 - October 31, 2005
Mercer Street Playground, Manhattan
10/28/04 - 10/14/05 Animals, Buildings, Cars and People
October 28, 2004 – October 14, 2005
By Julian Opie
City Hall Park, Manhattan
6/26/05 - 10/9/05 Down the Garden Path:
The Artist's Garden After Modernism

June 26 - October 9, 2005
Queens Botanical Garden
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens
6/29/05 - 9/29/05 A Can for All Seasons
June 29 - September 29, 2005
By Alejandro Diaz
Grand Concourse between 164th - 165th Streets
The Bronx
3/8/05 - 9/30/05 Three Bronze Sculptures
March 8 - September 30, 2005
By Rene Letourneur
Union Square Park, Manhattan
6/16/05 - 9/11/05 Her Long Black Hair
June 16 - September 11, 2005
By Janet Cardiff
Central Park, Manhattan
April - August 29, 2005 V W X Yellow Elephant Underwear /
H I J Kiddy Elephant Underwear

April - August 29, 2005
By Chinatsu Ban
Doris C. Freedman Plaza - 5th Avenue @ 60th Street Manhattan
5/1/05 - 8/20/05 Horizontal Wedge
May 1 - August 20, 2005
By Beverly Pepper
Park Avenue Malls (E. 52nd - E. 53rd Streets), Manhattan
2/12/05 - 2/7/05 The Gates, Central Park
By Christo & Jeanne-Claude
Central Park, Manhattan
360° Panoramic Images
9/20/04 - 11/22/04
Extended through March 18, 2005*
Tom Otterness on Broadway
By Tom Otterness
Manhattan
* "See No Evil" at 60th Street was removed in early January.
9/2/04 - 1/1/05 Perfect Vehicles
By Allan McCollum
Doris C. Freedman Plaza @ 60th Street and 5th Avenue Manhattan
6/1/04 - 10/1/04
Extended through March 2005
Aesope's Fables / Beyond / Double Tetrahedron
By Mark di Suvero
Madison Square Park, Manhattan
9/18/04 - 12/16/04 Refuge
By Leonard Ursachi
Duarte Square, Manhattan
6/1/04 - 12/16/04 Relationship - Connection / I Love You #1 / L.O.V.E. #2
By Dorothy Frankel
Carl Schurz Park, Manhattan
9/24/04 - 11/14/04
Extended through December 1, 2004
Confesiones desde el Vientre
(Confessions from the Womb)
By Lina Puerta
Manuel de Dios Unanue Triangle, Queens
11/4/2004 - 11/20/2004 Joint Point (Displacement), 2004
November 4 - November 20, 2004
By Sebastian Romo
King Park, Queens
8/27/04 - 11/13/04 Freedom of Expression National Monument
By Laurie Hawkinson, Erika Rothenberg and John Malpede
Foley Square, Manhattan
5/1/04 - 10/1/04 Indeterminate Lines
By Bernar Venet
Park Avenue Malls, between East 52nd Street and East 53rd Street, Manhattan
11/18/03 - 10/1/04 Roy Lichtenstein at City Hall
By Roy Lichtenstein
City Hall Park, Manhattan
7/29/03 -8/31/04 Gondwana, for Richard Bellamy
By Darrell Petit
Riverside Park @ 91st Street, Manhattan
6/7/04 - 8/31/04 Mercury
By Franz West
Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Manhattan
6/17/04 - 9/13/04 Her Long Black Hair
By Janet Cardiff
Central Park, Manhattan
5/1/04 - 8/1/04 Entrance to a Garden
by Dennis Oppenheim
Tramway Plaza
Second Ave beween East 59th and East 60th Streets
11/19/03 - 8/25/04 Splendid Step
By Zigi Ben-Haim
Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
Second Avenue at East 47th Street, Manhattan
6/7/04 - 6/20/04 Beyond Metamorphosis
By Victor Matthews
Battery Park, Manhattan
5/10/04 - 5/30/04 Whitney Biennial 2004
Various artists
Locations throughout Central Park, Manhattan
10/01/03 - 2/01/04 Street Crossing
By George Segal
Doris C. Freedman Plaza
Fifth Avenue & 60th Street, Manhattan
10/4/03 - 10/16/03 Sacred Waterways
By various artists
Riverside Park South, Manhattan
9/8/03 - 11/15/03 Life Signs
By Stanford Kay
Union Square, Manhattan
9/20/03 - 11/ 14/03 Four Sculptures
By Jean Dubuffet
Park Avenue Malls between 54th & 57th Streets, Manhattan
9/30/03 - 10/12/03 Writer's Block
By Sheryl Oring
Bryant Park, Manhattan
9/11/03 - 9/18/03 A Piece of Manhattan Sky
By Marek Sulek
Foley Square, Manhattan
6/1/03 - 10/1/03 Gothic
By Wim Delvoye
Madison Square Park, Manhattan
1/29/03 -10/01/03 MetroSpective
Various Artists
City Hall Park
, Manhattan
5/21/03 - 6/27/03 Moving Between
By Kirsten Campbell
St. Nicholas Park at 135th Street
6/1/02 -6/1/03 Bird of Imagining
By Kathy Creutzburg
Sauer Park at 12th Street and Avenue
4/11/03 - 6/8/03 My Garden
Julita Wojcik
Court Square Park, Queens
2/3/03- 5/3/03 One Through Zero
By Robert Indiana
Park Avenue Malls between 60th & 70th Streets Manhattan
1/19/03 - 4/13/03 Free Money
By Tom Otterness
Park Avenue Mall at 57th Street, Manhattan
9/26/02 - 4/16/03 Conversation Piece
Juan Muñoz
Doris C. Freedman Plaza @ 60th Street and 5th Avenue Manhattan
5/1/02 - 3/1/03 Open House
By Leonard Ursachi
Tribeca Park @ West Broadway and Beach Street, Manhattan
9/24/02 - 2/1/03 Simultaneous Life
By Andrea Claire
Located in five parks along Canal Street, Manhattan
8/15/02 - 10/ 2/02 Urban Air Forms
Assembled by 14 Sculptors Inc.
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens
8/27/02 - 9/21/02 S: An Urban Oasis
performance by Nancy Hwang
Petrosino Park @ Kenmare, Lafayette, & Centre Streets, Manhattan
3/1/02 - 9/1/02 Octopus II
By Gloria Kisch
Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
(47th Street and 2nd Ave, Manhattan)
4/1/02 - 6/1/02 La Dama
By Manolo Valdés
on the Park Avenue Malls at 57th Street
3/7/02 - 5/26/02 2002 Whitney Biennial
Various Artists
Locations throughout Central Park, Manhattan
1/1/02 - 6/1/02 Information for Peace and Democracy
By Brett Cook-Dizney
the East Tremont and Arthur Avenues entrance to Tremont Park
7/1/01 - 7/1/02 Baroque Trajectory
Trinity Place
(Greenwich Street & Morris Street in Lower Manhattan)
7/1/01 - 2/1/02 Ladies of Steel
By Judith Peck
Dag Hammarskjold Plaza (Second Avenue and 47th Street)