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Washington Heights »

New Highbridge Park Exhibit Explores the Art of Taking a Load Off

"Oh Sit!" brings together nine works that offer different takes on the chair or sitting.

Prospect Heights »

PHOTOS: 'Celestial' Graffiti Mural Going Up in Prospect Heights

Artist "NME," real name Sean Griffin, is curating the artwork at St. Johns Place and Washington Avenue.

Forest Hills »

'Parbunkells' Conquers the Internet Against Artist's Wishes

The artist posted a rare word on a billboard in Forest Hills but asked that it not be used online.

Forest Hills »

Artist Posts 17th Century Word on Billboard, Asks That Nobody Else Use It

A new art piece has been installed on a billboard on the corner of Queens Boulevard and 71st Avenue.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

PHOTOS: 'Flatbush Trees' Bloom With the Help of Brooklyn School Kids

Local artist David Eppley is installing a new look at the corner of Flatbush and Ocean avenues.

East Harlem »

Harlem Art Collective Turns Vacant Wall Into Public 'Guerrilla Gallery'

Local artists have been displaying their work on the wall for free.

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.


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.