Elmgreen & Dragset’s The Hive At New Moynihan Train Hall

The Hive at moynihan train hall

The new and beautifully designed Moynihan Train Hall is home to The Hive, one of three permanent art installations in Penn Station’s expansive new 92-foot-high skylit concourse. Commissioned for the Moynihan Train Hall, the ceiling suspended sculpture by Scandinavian-born art duo Elmgreen & Dragset is sure to cause a few stiff necks. (more…)

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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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