installations of contemporary art in galleries, museums and public spaces

Liz Glynn’s Open Air Ballroom In Central Park

Liz Glynn Open Air Ballroom

Thanks to my friend George Sweet (no relation except for our mutual interest in the beautiful and unusual), I was made aware of this public art fund installation presently on view at the corner of 60th Street and 5th Avenue in New York’s Doris C. Freedman Plaza. “Open House” by Liz Glynn is a collection of concrete cast Louis XIV furniture that was designed to highlight class distinctions. (more…)

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Gibbs Farm: An Amazing Contemporary Art Park in New Zealand

Gibbs Farm Art Park Sculptures

Alan Gibbs created one of the world’s largest contemporary art parks in New Zealand, where impressive and enormous sculptures by some of the world’s greatest artists such as Richard Serra, Maya Lin, Anish Kapoor and Sol Lewitt majestically occupy the landscape. (more…)

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Pink Floyd Gives OK To Anti-Trump Flying Pigs Installation

Anti-Trump Flying Pigs Installation

Roger Waters of Pink Floyd has given his approval to architecture and design firm New World Design (NWD). to go ahead with their Anti-Trump Flying Pigs Installation which will block the view of the gold lettered TRUMP sign on Chicago’s Trump Tower. (more…)

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Dale Chihuly At The New York Botanical Garden – All The Glass Art!

Dale Chihuly at the New York Botanical Gardens

The New York Botanical Garden has become even more colorful and breathtaking thanks to more than 20 art installations by world-renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly. Beginning Saturday, April 22, 2017 and running through Sunday, October 29, 2017, this sensory-filled exhibition at NYBG is a must-see throughout the changing seasons from spring through fall. (more…)

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Ceramist Janet Macpherson’s A Canadian Bestiary

Janet MacPherson A Canadian Bestiary

Commissioned to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada aka Confederation, sculptor Janet Macpherson has created an immersive installation, A Canadian Bestiary, of slip cast porcelain creatures and animals. (more…)

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