J. Hood Wright Park

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3000 A.D. Diffusion Piece

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  • Location: Haven Avenue between West 173rd Street and West 176th Street
  • Sculptor: Tery Fugate-Wilcox
  • Description: Monolith of eight magnesium and aluminum plates with steel bolts set on steel base set in concrete pad with plaque
  • Materials: Magnesium, aluminum, steel, concrete
  • Dimensions: H: 35' W: 3' D: 1'
  • Dedicated: 1974
  • Donor: Public Arts Council and Neighborhood Action Council
  • Inscription: 3000 A. D. BY TERRY FUGATE-WILCOX / THE ALUMINUM & MAGNESIUM WILL MIX TOGETHER BY 3000 A.D

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Recreation CentersJ. Hood Wright Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice. We will be extending all memberships to our recreation center members to cover the length of time we are closed.

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