‘Kehinde Wiley: Rumors of War’ Coming to Times Square

 

 

 

Kehinde Wiley signing Rumors of War © 2018 Kehinde Wiley. Used by Permission via Times Square Arts

Kehinde Wiley’s first monumental public sculpture, Rumors of War, will be installed this fall on the Broadway Plaza between 46th and 47th Streets before it is permanently installed on historic Arthur Ashe Boulevard in Richmond at the entrance to the VMFA, a recent acquisition to the museum’s world-class collection in 2020.

The installation is a larger-than-life sculpture cast in bronze, of a massive horse mounted proudly on a large stone pedestal, with a young, African-American rider dressed in urban streetwear. It is Wiley’s direct response to the critical national debate around Confederate monuments, and continues the artist’s career-long investigation of representation, race, gender, and power through portraiture.

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One Times Square Kicks-Off the Summer with The Whales Ballet for One Day Only ~ Friday, May 31st

 

 

Image credit: Art by Le3, curated by Lemay + Escobar

One Times Square will be kicking-off Summer with two 200-foot-long humpback whales swimming up and down its new digital signage all day on Friday, May 31st ~ The Whales Ballet.

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One Times Square unveils New Digital Art Installation ~ META-Morphosis

 

 

One Times Square. Image credit: Jamestown

Time Square ads are taking a pause for new public art featuring more than twenty artists in bright, bold animated artworks at the top of the newly redeveloped One Times Square.

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X Marks the Spot on Valentine’s Day in Times Square

 

 

Image courtesy Reddymade

Nine finalists once again vied to be the winner of the 2019 Annual Times Square Valentine Heart Design Competition ~ And the winner is….. Reddymade!

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Mel Chin is ‘All Over The Place’ ~ Today in Times Square with ‘Wake’ + ‘Unmoored’

 

 

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Mel Chin in Times Square for Queens Museum and No Longer Empty in ‘All Over The Place’

As part of the summer installation, All Over The Place, presented by the Queens Museum and No Longer Empty, Mel Chin unveils Wake and Unmoored in Times Square this month.

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Wovenwell Joins the Gifted Holiday Market in Times Square

 

 

In a Season of Giving and Holiday Markets, what a grand idea it would be to buy from a company who donates a portion of their profits to a good cause.  Meet WovenWell.

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