Gallery: Discovering Columbus: Step Inside Christopher Columbus’ Fancy ...

The Public Art Fund and Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi's fascinating "Discovering Columbus" exhibit in the middle of Columbus Circle officially opens today, but we sneaked in yesterday to grab a sneak peek and boy, is! While New Yorkers have seen the outside of the 60 ft. tall structure for some time now, these are some of the first photos inside the 800 sq. ft. pop-up apartment built around the Upper West Side's famous statue of Christopher Columbus. Outfitted with Bloomingdales furniture, a mini-library, a flat-screen television and custom wallpaper made by the artist himself, Chris C's fancy Manhattan penthouse is certainly a sight to behold. Read on to see all of the tony accoutrements.

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