Monuments Now

Wed Jul 1, 2020 - Wed Mar 31, 2021- see all dates
9:00am to 5:00pm
6 and up

The Monuments Now exhibition at Socrates Sculpture Park seeks to address the role of monuments in society and commemorate underrepresented narratives such as diasporic, Indigenous, and queer histories.

Part I opens opens summer 2020 with major new commissions for contemporary monuments by acclaimed artists Jeffrey Gibson, Paul Ramírez Jonas, and Xaviera Simmons. Then Part II and Part III of the exhibition open together on October 10, 2020. Part II encompasses ten monument sculptures by the Park’s 2020 Artist Fellows and Part III features a multi-faceted monument project collectively realized by high school students.


Socrates Sculpture Park (call) 718-956-1819 (map ) 32-01 Vernon Boulevard at Broadway Long Island City (Queens), , NY
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