March 18, 2016

Big Bling in Fabrication

Martin Puryear’s sculpture, Big Bling, will be on view in Madison Square Park from May 16, 2016 through January 8, 2017. Forty feet tall, thirty-eight [Read More]

September 9, 2014

Tony Cragg

Tony Cragg’s  Walks of Life  consists of three monumental bronze sculptures on three lawns in the Park. Cragg’s exhibition will be on view from September 18, 2014 [Read More]

Art, Sculpture, Tony Cragg, Walks of Life
July 17, 2014

Sculpture Spotlight: Senator Roscoe Conkling

John Quincy Adams Ward‘s bronze statue of New York senator Roscoe Conkling (1829-1888) stands at the southeast entrance to Madison Square Park. Ward (1830-1910), a [Read More]

conkling, monument, Sculpture, ward
June 27, 2014

Sculpture Spotlight: Farragut Monument

A Collaboration by architect Stanford White (1853-1906) and sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907), the monument of David Glasgow Farragut (1801-1870) is one of the finest outdoor [Read More]

farragut, monument, Monuments, Sculpture
March 25, 2014

Sculpture Spotlight: Eternal Light Flagstaff

Not all of the commemorative sculpture in Madison Square Park depicts heads of state and local heroes — the park is also home to a [Read More]

flagstaff, hastings, monument, Sculpture, wayland
January 30, 2014


Don’t miss your final chance to see Giuseppe Penone’s Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra), on view through Sunday, February 9 on Madison Square Park’s [Read More]

Art, Giuseppe Penone, Ideas of Stone, Idee di pietra, photo, Sculpture
July 4, 2013

Giuseppe Penone

Site-specific installation of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees to complement Madison Square Park’s natural landscape Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new [Read More]

Art, Giuseppe Penone, Ideas of Stone, Sculpture
March 2, 2012

Charles Long

Mad. Sq. Art announces Pet Sounds, an interactive, large-scale, mixed-media installation by acclaimed California-based artist Charles Long. Sited on Madison Square Park’s expansive Oval Lawn, [Read More]

Art, Art in the Park, Charles Long, Pet Sounds, Sculpture
August 19, 2011

Mad. Sq. Art: Next Up

We’re pleased to announce our next featured Mad. Sq. Art artist, Alison Saar. She’s creating four new sculptures for the park representing the four seasons, [Read More]

Alison Saar, Art, Sculpture
September 12, 2010

Antony Gormley: Event Horizon

From March 26 through August 15, 2010, The Madison Square Park Conservancy will present Antony Gormley’s Event Horizon, a landmark public art exhibition, as part [Read More]

Art, Event Horizon, Gormley, Sculpture