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Capturing the Cubed Curve


I like public art. The sculptures that dot sidewalks and parks in many major cities can provide interesting viewing and, in many cases, attractive photographs.

My featured gallery for June includes photos of Cubed Curve, a sculpture that sits outside the Time-Life Building on the corner of Sixth Avenue and West 50th Street in New York City. The sculpture, by New York-born artist William Crovello, was commissioned by the Association for a Better New York and installed in 1972.


It’s one of my two favorite pieces of public art to photograph. …