Mad. Sq. Art


Public Art & Contemporary Narratives

Join this year’s Mad. Sq. Artist Krzysztof Wodiczko and Brooke Kamin Rapaport, Deputy Director and Martin Friedman Chief Curator, on Tuesday, July 14 from 2 – [Read More]

Black Lives Matter and A Response in Public Art

A Conversation with artist Jammie Holmes & Dr. Seph Rodney of Hyperallergic Join us for a conversation on Tuesday, June 30 from 11 AM – [Read More]

Maya Lin Focuses on Consequences of Climate Change in New Commission For Madison Square Park Conservancy On View June 7, 2021 – November 28, 2021

Ghost Forest Will Create Grove of Spectral Trees within Park’s Verdant Landscape, Building on Lin’s History of Environmentalism within her Artistic Practice New York, NY [Read More]

An Interview With Krzysztof Wodiczko About Monument

  We sat down with artist Krzysztof Wodiczko to discuss his current work, Monument, in Madison Square Park. Wodiczko describes how, through works of public art, [Read More]

Martin Puryear Represents U.S. at Biennale Arte 2019
Commissioned by Madison Square Park Conservancy

Martin Puryear, Swallowed Sun (Monstrance and Volute), 2016 Photo: Joshua White The United States Pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, [Read More]

Arlene Shechet

View Arlene Shechet’s Exhibition Catalogue  Artist Arlene Shechet has been commissioned by Madison Square Park Conservancy to create a new site-specific installation for the Park, [Read More]

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Diana Al-Hadid on Gradiva

Deputy Director of Mad. Sq. Art and Martin Friedman Senior Curator, Brooke Kamin Rapaport sat with Diana Al-Hadid to hear an excerpt from Wilhelm Jensen’s [Read More]

Press Buzz for Delirious Matter

Located on our Oval Lawn, peripheral lawns, and the northern reflecting pool are six sculptures that seamlessly appear to be deteriorating, growing, and blurring the [Read More]

Deinstalling Erwin Redl’s Whiteout

Without a doubt, Erwin Redl’s Whiteout has been a success as scores of passersby and fans of Mad. Sq. Art have enjoyed the striking light exhibition [Read More]

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MSPC Receives NEA Art Works Grant For Delirious Matter

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $25 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement [Read More]