‘Nivola in New York: Figure in Field’, a Gallery Exhibition & Walking Tour by The Cooper Union in 2020, Along with an Update on The Return of the 18 Restored Nivola Horses

 

 

 

Costantino Nivola at work, preparing for a sand-casting. Photographer and date unknown. Courtesy of the Nivola Family Archive.

New York is home to the largest gathering of Nivola’s public artworks — 21 pieces across all five boroughs, at least 17 of which still exist. So it is with great excitement and anticipation that we look forward to the opening of The Cooper Union’s next exhibition, Nivola in New York I Figure in Fieldthe first-ever to tell the story of Nivola’s built New York City projects through maquette and sculptures, original drawings, site-specific photographs, and related ephemera (2020).

Exciting update, January 9, 2024, The Nivola Horses have been restored and return to their original Upper West Side home at Stephen Wise Towers.

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