Gormley Sculpture on View at 230 Fifth Ave.
March 24, 2010,
NEW YORK-A sculpture by artist Antony Gormley has been installed on the rooftop of the 230 Fifth Avenue showroom building.
The work is part of Gormley's Event Horizon exhibit, and will be on display from March 26 through Aug. 15.
This public exhibit consists of 31 life-size body forms Gormley cast in iron and fiberglass. They will appear throughout Madison Square Park, across the street from 230 Fifth, and on rooftops of other buildings in the Flatiron District.
Visitors will be able to view the sculptures during the following trade shows: New York Tabletop Market, Tuesday, April 13 through Friday, April 16; the Stationery Show, Sunday, May 16 through Wednesday, May 19; BookExpo America, Tuesday, May 25 through Thursday, May 27; and the New York International Gift Fair and Home Textiles Market Week, Saturday, Aug. 14 through Thursday, Aug. 19.