AXA Equitable Center

Post-Modern Manhattan: West 50s + 60s

AXA Equitable Center

New York, Manhattan, New York 10019, United States

Created By: Matt Postal

Point of Interest Details

Designed by Edward Larabee Barnes for the Equitable Life Insurance Company in the mid-1980s, the soaring skylit Seventh Avenue lobby contains a colorful mural, "Mural With Blue Brushstroke," by the pop artist Roy Lichtenstein and semi-circular seating by sculptor Scott Burton, while the mid-block arcade, linking 51st and 52nd Street, displays artworks by Sol Lewitt and Barry Flanagan.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Post-Modern Manhattan: West 50s + 60s


 

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