Gallery: Up In the Trees: Madison Square Tree Huts

 

New York’s Madison Square Garden has taken on a Swiss-Family-Robinson feel lately. This is due to an art exhibition featuring work by Tadashi Kawamata called Madison Square Tree Huts, which emerged completed on October 2. A gathering of small wooden houses up in the trees, folks passing through the park might find themselves grinning upward with wonderment at these small structures meant to shake up our notion of public space and how it interacts with ideas of urbanity, rural romanticism and play.

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  1. Nostradamus November 4, 2008 at 2:30 pm

    And if you are in Paris, there are a number of these among the trees in the Tuileries in conjunction with FIAC (International Contemporary Art Fair.) Do not miss, they are wonderful!

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