Mad. Sq. Art


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]

Krzysztof Wodiczko’s Monument

  Monument is a work of public art by Krzysztof Wodiczko (American, b. Poland 1943). The artist collaborated with twelve refugees who have been resettled in [Read More]

Maya Lin’s Ghost Forest Opening June 2020

Maya Lin Focuses on Consequences on Climate Change in New Commission For Madison Square Park Conservancy Opening June 2020 Ghost Forest Will Create Grove of [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]

‘Big Bling’ Travels to MASS MoCA

  After Martin Puryear’s Big Bling debuted in Madison Square Park in May of 2016, the plan was to display the enigmatic 40-foot-tall piece in Philadelphia [Read More]