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Celestial Plaza / LR "Michele Oka Doner"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 48
Representations of stars, planets, and galaxies. 300 cast bronze pieces embedded in concrete, representing stars, planets, and galaxies. Inscription: "Celestial Plaza is a gift from the Helena Rubinstein Foundation in honor of Roy and Niuta Titus/- The Reed Foundation/- with special appreciation to the New York State Council on the Arts."

Dates

  • 1987

Extent

1 Object : sculpture, mixed media ; 3900 square feet

Biographical / Historical

Born in: Miami Beach, FL; Active in: NY. Contemporary sculptor based in New York, interested in creating art in outdoor locations such as parks and plazas.

Condition

Normal weathering (1).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Helena Rubenstein Foundation, Reed Foundation, and N.Y.S.C.A; 1987.

Related Materials

Negative #600020, 337763, 600021.
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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