SIMONE LEIGH ‘S BLACK FEMALE BUST ON THE HIGH LINE

For the inaugural High Line Plinth, Simone Leigh presents Brick House, a sixteen-foot-tall bronze bust of a Black woman. The torso is a combination of the forms of a skirt and a clay house. The figure will stand tall and monumental atop the Plinth, gazing resolutely down 10th Avenue. Brick House‘s head is crowned with an…

MAX ERNST SCULPTURES

     Kasmin Gallery presents an exhibition of three large-scale bronze works by Max Ernst—the second in an ongoing program of public presentations in the gallery’s new outdoor sculpture garden, on view beginning  January 24, 2019. Situated on the rooftop of Kasmin’s flagship gallery space at 509 West 27th Street, New York, the garden is viewable…

He who plants a tree Plants a hope ~Lucy Larcom, “Plant a Tree”

                    Inspired by a building adjacent to the High Line that had been transformed into an indoor parking lot, Ward reconfigures a memory from his childhood for his High Line Commission, Smart Tree. Returning to his father’s home in Jamaica after fifteen years away, Ward remembers…