Roosevelt Island Marriage Of Real Estate And Money Sculpture Puts Smile On Face Of A Visitor - How About You?
From the Roosevelt Island Twitterverse:
"When you're smiling/The whole world smiles with you." (Louis Armstrong) On Roosevelt Island, this made me smile:) pic.twitter.com/C73AIN7avjThe picture is one of the three sculptures in the East River near Manhattan Park by Tom Otterness that depict The Marriage Of Real Estate And Money
— Stephen Peterson (@Astoria63) January 16, 2014
According to the Modern and Contemporary Design blog:
Otterness specializes in creating large-scale pieces, mostly of bronze, which is why his work is so well-suited to the realm of public art. The Marriage of Money and Real Estate is a sculptural installation he did just off Roosevelt Island in New York, a set of three sculptures that depict very simply how money and real estate are connected. In a cartoon-like manner, Otterness manages to make this capitalist reality look cute.Are you