NYC Art Standing on the Ledge

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British artist Antony Gormley has sculpted 6-foot tall cast iron and glass sculptures perched on New York Cities most famous ledges.statue

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These statues were first revealed Tuesday and in total, 27 will be mounted on buildings all over New York City, including the Empire State building.

[pullquote quote=”My intention is to get the sculptures as close to the edge of the buildings as possible” credit=”Antony Gormley”]

The NYC Police Department are doing their best to spread the word about the statues, so panic doesn’t ensue about suicide jumpers.  Gormley’s statues are a part of “Event Horizon” his exhibit he had in London in 2007.

~Courtesy to Buck Wolf at AOL

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