Gallery: Chuck Close and Sarah Sze to Create Site-Specific Artwork for ...

The troubled Second Avenue Subway line might be taking forever to complete, but at least we know that when it’s finally done, it’ll be done in style. MTA’s Arts for Transit will be calling in some heavy art world hitters to adorn the line’s stations – Chuck Close will be creating a giant work of mosaics, and sculptor Sarah Sze will build a massive installation of ceramic tiles.  Four stations in total will be getting the arty treatment, with a budget of $5 million.

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