Gallery: Japanese Artist Carves Two Ton Marble Map of Manhattan

Japanese artist Yutaka Sone has constructed quite possibly the heaviest, and surely most expensive, map of Manhattan. Carved from a block of white marble, “Little Manhattan (2007-09)” depicts the entire island and its connecting bridges. The gorgeous relief is part of an exhibition opening on September 20th at David Zwirner Gallery in Chelsea.

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  1. zhanna sab December 7, 2012 at 4:42 pm

    it looks like an intricate iceberg

  2. lazyreader September 16, 2011 at 3:14 pm

    Very impressive, what no Brooklyn?