ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
Big Red Swing, 1971
Artworks: Sculpture

Artist
Theodore Ceraldi
Architect
William Lescaze & Assocs.
Owner
Melvyn Kaufman
Materials
Painted metal
Dates
  • Constructed, 1971
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Description
This sculpture resembles a swing hung by cables from the ceiling. The swing moves slightly, but is tethered to the ground to allow for it to become a bench. The bright colors and whimsical apparent makes it appear almost to be "Pop" art.
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Location
Grey Building
777 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
United States

between E. 48th and 49th Sts.
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