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Long Island City »

Bench in Shape of Sleeping Homeless Person Installed Outside MoMA PS1

The sculpture by artist Fanny Allié's is a reminder that a public bench is a "potential bed" for some.

Fort George »

Colorful New Murals Unveiled at 191st Street Tunnel

The project features pieces by well-known street artists Queen Andrea and Cope2.

Upper West Side »

9 Metal Sculptures Added to Broadway Malls for Public Art Exhibit

The large pieces by artist Don Gummer will be displayed through October.

Long Island City »

Bill Inspired by LIC Sculpture Plan Requires Public Input for Outdoor Art

The bill requires Percent for Art pieces be presented at a public meeting so residents can weigh in.

East Harlem »

Group Installs East River Esplanade's First Ever Public Art Display

Friends of East River Esplanade set up a banner along the waterfront near 117th Street.

Fort Greene »

Snowden Artists Slapped With $50 Fine as Bust Heads to Gallery

Jeff Greenspan and Andrew Tider were issued summonses for being in the park after hours.

Fort George »

Top Street Artists Picked to Paint 191st Street 1 Train Tunnel

Work on the tunnel will begin on Monday and be completed by May 19, the DOT said.

DUMBO »

Play in Giant Sprinklers and Maze of Mirrors in Brooklyn Bridge Park

An interactive exhibit scattered throughout Brooklyn Bridge Park will open May 17.

Long Island City »

Antique LIC Payphone Will Record Your Thoughts on Public Art

A vintage phone booth is cropping up Long Island City to record your thoughts about public art.

Long Island City »

Exhibit Looks Back on Decades of Art at City's 'Creative Reuse' Center

Materials for the Arts has been equipping the city's nonprofits with free art supplies since 1978.

Fort Greene »

Artists Demand NYPD Return Edward Snowden Bust

Artists installed the bust illegally in Fort Greene Park and it's now being held at the 88th Precinct.

Fort Greene »

Edward Snowden Hologram Appears in Fort Greene Park

The Illuminator projected a hologram of Snowden where the city dismantled a sculpture the day before.

Astoria »

Giant Sinkhole Sculpture Coming to Socrates Park

Artists Heide Fasnacht and Gabriela Albergaria will display their works at the park this season. 

Long Island City »

Controversy Over Pink Sculpture Spurs Effort to Change Public Art Program

Jimmy Van Bramer introduced a bill Tuesday that would require more public input for publicly-funded art.

Washington Heights »

City Breaks Ground On Washington Heights Pedestrian Plaza

The Plaza de Las Americas at 175th Street and Broadway will be transformed into a town square.