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Results for "Abstract sculpture"

24 monuments found.

Image of Growth

Growth
Harlem Art Park
Manhattan

Composition of flowing forms

Image of Harlem Hybrid

Harlem Hybrid
Roosevelt Triangle
Manhattan

Irregular assemblage of plates of different shapes and thicknesses

Image of Icon II

Icon II
Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Staten Island

Upright X-form on plinth

Image of Kryeti-Aekyad #2

Kryeti-Aekyad #2
John Jay Park
Manhattan

Precariously balanced pieces of steel

Image of Little Dances

Little Dances

Queens
Open composition of circular, linear, and globular forms with raised text on a cylindrical base

Image of Night Presence IV

Night Presence IV
Park Avenue Malls
Manhattan

Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.

Image of Peace Form One

Peace Form One
Ralph Bunche Park
Manhattan

Tall obelisk with variegated surface on a pentagonal base; plaque

Image of Puerto Rican Sun

Puerto Rican Sun
Fox Playground
Bronx

Assemblage of upright plates

Image of Skagerrak

Skagerrak
Bellevue South Park
Manhattan

Three solid rectangular forms, joined at different angles in a line, and balanced on three points

Image of Tomorrow's Wind

Tomorrow's Wind
Thomas Jefferson Park
Manhattan

Plate segments sandwiched together and filled with grid

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