PUBLIC ART PIANOS
HUDSON SQUARE BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT, "VARICK STREET VIBRATIONS" 2022
Freeman Plaza East, Hudson Square, New York City (Summer 2022). Lead Artist: Julia Cocuzza.
About the design: Inspired by the Hudson Square neighborhood and Freeman Plaza East (including its Noguchi sculpture!). This piano was installed from May through October of 2022. Contact Hudson Square BID to see what they'll do next with it!
SING FOR HOPE PIANOS, "RED THOUGHT CLUSTER" 2019
Hillel Plaza, Flatbush, Brooklyn (June 2019). Lead Artist: Julia Cocuzza. #singforhope
About the design: Inspired by the hot beautify cluster that is city living! This piano was installed at Hillel Plaza in Brooklyn for three weeks during the Summer of 2019. Piano is currently being used by Sing For Hope for promotional purposes and will donated to a school in 2021.
SING FOR HOPE PIANOS, "HEAT FROM THE PALMS OF MY HANDS (HOT HANDS)" 2018
TriBeCa Park, NYC (June 2018, donated to P.S. 147, Brooklyn). Lead Artist: Julia Cocuzza. #singforhope
About the design: Directly inspired by the lines and natural creases in the palms of our hands. This piano was installed in Manhattan’s TriBeCa Park for three weeks during the Summer 2018, where it was in constant use by the public. In November the piano was donated to P.S. 147 in Bushwick, Brooklyn.