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Socrates Sculpture Park, New York

Socrates Sculpture Park - New York, New York
Socrates Sculpture Park
3134 Vernon Boulevard, Queens, NY 11106Map
+1 718 956 1819
Neighborhood: Long Island City/Queens
Overview

Socrates Sculpture Park was founded in 1986 when artist Mark di Suvero, along with significant others, transformed this illegal dump-yard to an open studio and exhibition center as well as a neighborhood park. This is the only site that provides a large space for artists to create and display their talent and generate interaction amongst the artists and the public. As a recognition for the exceptional contribution made by this museum to the art world, it has been honored by many awards. The park holds may activities and education programs for children to encourage their raw talent and build confidence. The park also holds a weekly farmer's market, perfect for stocking up on those healthy greens.

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