Colors of an empty Lot

The Subtle Colors of an Empty Lot

Midtown Manhattan

General Sherman at the Plaza

General Sherman at the Plaza

The William Tecumseh Sherman Monument, by sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens, at the Plaza hotel in New York City.

Urban Color

Urban Color

Seen on west 108th street in New York City.

A Seminary View

A Seminary View

The courtyard of Union Theological Seminary on Broadway and 121st Street, April 1, 2017.

Lady with Hat

Lady with Hat

A moment on Fifth Avenue, New York City

Seeing Red

Seeing Red

Confronting Barnett Newman’s Vir Heroicus Sublimis or “Man, Heroic and Sublime” at MoMA, March 30, 2017.

Dynamic Art

Dynamic Art

“Work/Travail/Arbeid” an exhibition of dance, choreographed by Belgian artist Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker at the Museum of Modern Art today March 30, 2017.

The Road Ahead

The Road Ahead

The west drive in Central Park, March 27, 2017.

A Bench With A View

A Bench With A View

Along The Lake in Central Park, March 25, 2017.

Saturday in the Park

Saturday in the Park

The Ramble in Central Park, March 25, 2017.

The Cleanup

The Cleanup

Still removing piles of snow in Central Park after winter storm Stella; March 21, 2016.

Stone, Steel, and Glass

Stone, Steel and Glass

Manhattan looking south, as seen from the 77th floor of the Empire State Building.

Let’s Never Forget

Let's Never Forget

The Garden of Stones by artist Andy Goldsworthy, a living memorial consisting of eighteen boulders with a single dwarf oak sapling emerging from the top of each boulder growing straight from the stone. The garden is a tribute to the hardship, struggle, tenacity, and survival experienced by those who endured the Holocaust. The Museum of Jewish Heritage at Battery Park City.

On Frozen Pond

On Frozen Pond

An ice-covered Lake in Central Park today March 18, 2017.

The Elephant in the Garden

The Elephant in the Garden

A giant African elephant lurks in the shrubbery of the United Nations sculpture garden. The 11-foot tall, 7,000-pound bronze sculpture was a gift from Kenya, Namibia and Nepal to the UN and was created by a Bulgarian sculptor known as Mihail by casting a tranquilized wild elephant on a Kenyan ranch.

The Lone Skier

The Lone Skier

A Mid-March mode of transportation in Central Park; at North Meadow, March 16, 2017.

Deserted

Deserted

All was quiet at The Conservatory Garden in Central Park, today March 6, 2017.

Cone Fixing Cylinder

Cone Fixing Cylinder

“Cone Fixing Cylinder” by Tom Otterness, one of my favorite sculptors, at Marlborough, West 57th street.

At a Breuer Window

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Seen at the Met Breuer, a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, designed by architect Marcel Breuer. The building opened in 1966 as the Whitney Museum of art, and was taken over by the Met in 2016 after the Whitney moved to a new location. The windows are my favorite features of this building.

One Man’s Resistance

One Man's Protest

The lone protester (see yesterday’s image) had a second message.

A Line in the Sky

A Line in the Sky

Clouds giving way to blue skies above the North Meadow in Central Park this morning,      Feb. 14, 2017.

Architecture for Art

Architecture For Art

The Great Hall of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, designed by architect Richard Morris Hunt who was one of the founding trustees of the Metropolitan and the most fashionable architect of his day. When it opened to the public in December 1902, the Evening Post newspaper reported that at last New York had a neoclassical palace of art, “one of the finest in the world, and the only public building in recent years which approaches in dignity and grandeur the museums of the old world.”

Tranquility

Tranquility

Golden light at The Pool in Central Park this afternoon Feb 6, 2017.

Keeping Watch over the Huddled Masses

Keeping Watch over the Huddled Masses

A guard watches over “Night” by Aristide Maillol (1861-1944) and “The Burghers of Calais” by Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Cleaning For U

Cleaning For U

A small business owner with a truck trying to make the world a little cleaner; Midtown Manhattan not far from Trump Tower.

Texting into Empty Space

Texting in Empty Space

Seen at The Museum of Modern Art today Feb. 1, 2017.

A Renovated Ravine

A Renovated Ravine

The recently reopened renovated Ravine in the North Woods of Central Park

A Mansion on a Hill

A Mansion on a Hill

Wave Hill in Riverdale, NY, today Jan. 29, 2017.

An Elegant Wall of Separation

An Elegant Wall of Separation

Choir Screen from the Cathedral of Valladolid in Spain from 1763. Screens of this kind were used to separate the choir from the public. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Faces From The Past

Faces From The Past

“Elevated” , a mosaic by artist Jean Shin at the 63rd station of the new Second Avenue Subway. It depicts people from an era when an Elevated train was still running high above Third Avenue in New York City.

Winter Trees and a Dusting of Snow

Winter Trees with a Dusting of Snow

Central Park, Sunday Jan. 15, 2017.

Dark Clouds on the Hill

Dark Clouds over the Great Hill

Dark clouds and winter trees at The Great Hill in Central Park this morning Jan. 12, 2017

A White Meadow

A White Meadow

Winter trees in a snowy world at North Meadow in Central Park today, Jan. 10, 2017.

An Ice Cold Jog

A Cold Jog

Freezing cold winter weather at the Old English Elm near the Reservoir in Central Park tonight, Jan. 9, 2017.

Winter at Harlem Meer

Harlem Meer

A cold and deserted scene near the Dana nature center at the Harlem Meer in Central Park today Dec. 20, 2016.

A Cold Winter Sunset

A Cold Winter Sunset

Sunset at Belvedere Castle in Central Park, today Dec. 19, 2016

The Cows Came Home

The Cows Came Home

Seen along Third Avenue, New York City.

Goodnight City

Goodnight City

Midtown skyline seen over The Reservoir in Central Park after another sweltering day.

A World of Water and Concrete

A World of Water and Concrete

The Paul Milstein Pool and Terrace at Lincoln Center.

Lincoln Center’s Green Oasis

Lincoln Center's Green Oasis

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City.

The Saw-Toothed Shadow of Lincoln Center

The Saw-Toothed Shadow of Lincoln Center

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City.

Metropolitan Fountains

Metropolitan Fountains

One of the two fountains at the Koch plaza in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

Remains of the Day

Remains of the Day

Sunset at Turtle Pond in Central Park.

A Flock of Blue Birds

A Flock of Blue Birds

“Air Pressure”, a kinetic sculptural installation created by the Toronto-based artist collective Studio F Minus. It consists of over 175 animated fabric forms in the shape of birds. In order to create the naturalistic effect of flying, the wings of each bird move independently in a flapping motion, responding to internal air pressure fluctuations, inflating and deflating by electronic timers switching fans on and off inside each bird; Winter Garden at Brookfield Place in Battery Park City.

Hard-Hatted Connoisseurs

Hard-Hatted Connoisseurs

Hard-hatted fashion connoisseurs judging the striped crosswalk fashion on Fifth Avenue and 21st street.

A Pigeon, a Girl and a Striped Plaza

A Pigeon and a Girl

At “The Sarratoga” apartment building, 330 East 75th street in New York City.

Shopping Moles

Shopping Moles

Urbanite underground shoppers in their habitat at the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue and 59th street, New York City.

A Shadow Play

A Shadow Play

Lincoln Center, New York City.

Dancing with Circles

Dancing with Circles

Seen at Bethesda Terrace in Central Park.

A Walk in a Geometric World

A Walk in a Geometric World

Lincoln Center of the Performing Arts, New York City.