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Botero’s Adam and Eve aka Golden Dong

Fernando Botero is known for his luscious curvaceous figures in sculpture and painting, some just refer to it as “fat.” Trained as a matador and set designer, Botero has declared […]

Metronome

Most people I know say “What the hell is that thing? What is it counting?” as they point to the smoking, giant wall piece that is posted on the south […]

Roy Lictenstein’s Time Square Mural

Another oversized Roy Lichtenstein piece is free for everyone to see- in the 42nd Street subway station. Just called “Times Square Mural,” The piece is huge- 6 feet high and […]

5 in 1

Of all of Tony Rosenthal’s sculptures around New York, the saddest is “5 in 1,” which has definitely seen better days. Hidden behind 1 Police Plaza near City Hall, the […]

Masstransiscope

Some subway art is questionable, but Bill Brand’s Masstransiscope is one of my favorites- creative, fun and unexpected. Newly restored in 2008, the piece can be seen from the B […]

Otterness Mama Bear

I’m a fair person, so I’ve accepted the fact that some of you like  Tom Otterness. So, I guess I’ll let you know that one of his newer, cuter bronzes […]

Elmgreen & Dragset’s Van Gogh’s Ear at Rockefeller Center

I think perhaps by biggest art crush on a duo HAS to be on the incredible Elmgreen & Dragset (whose Prada Marfa I visited last year in Texas). Their latest […]

Keith Haring’s Pool Party

A total contrast from the penis-heavy mural at the LGBT Community center, Keith Haring painted this aqua themed mural in 1987 for the public pool. Classic Haring dudes dance with […]

Deborah Kass’s OY and YO!

The amazing Deborah Kass’ oversized yellow painted aluminum sculpture (measuring 8′ x 17′ x 5′) will hold court over Brooklyn Bridge Park all winter, likely becoming the new favorite spot […]

Transforming Space: Empowerment Through the Creative Process

Help beautify P371K by donating to its Indiegogo campaign. All information is below and you can find the link here: Transforming Space Through the Creative Process.  **PLEASE NOTE: The original […]

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