Monday, February 20, 2017

Bjorn Skaarup’s first major NYC exhibition is now open!

Bjorn Skaarup, Hippo Ballerina
bronze, 180 x 84 x 84 in.
On February 7, Hippo Ballerina was welcomed to New York City by representatives from NYC Parks, Lincoln Center, and American Ballet Theater.  The monumental sculpture will be on exhibit through July at the corner of 64th Street & Broadway.
More pictures from the unveiling event can be seen on our blog and great photos
by visitors of the sculpture are also popping up on Instagram #dancewithhippoballerina 
photo by Noel Allum
The companion gallery exhibition, Bronze Creatures Great and Small, is on view through March 17 in our 57th Street gallery. The show includes a variety of Skaarup's animal inspired sculptures, as well as a series of limited edition etchings which you can preview online here: Bjorn Skaarup Works on Paper.
photo by Noel Allum
Bull in a China Shop
bronze, 31 x 23 x 16 in. 
Dino Paleontologist
bronze, 64 x 27 1/2 x 27 1/2 in.
Hippo Ballerina, tiptoe
bronze, 48 3/4 x 24 x 20 in. 
American Flamingo, Bahama
Color engraved etching, 19 1/4 x 13 5/8 in.
Hippo Tightrope Dancer
Color engraved etching, 18 x 12 in. 
Common Blackbird, Sweden
Color engraved etching, 13 1/2 x 16 in. 
Please contact us for pricing or additional details about the work at: or 212.570.4696