The exhibition City As A Canvas is right now exposing precious pieces from the artist and graffiti art collector Martin Wong’s collection at the Museum Of The City Of New York. Martin Wong moved to New York in the 1970ies where he got to know some of the most influencal artists of the streetart scene. The collection includes paintings on paper and canvas by artists like FUTURA 2000, Keith Haring, Lee Quiñones and LADY PINK.
Wong donated his collection to The City Museum 1994 before he died in 1999.
Exhibition February 4 – August 24, 2014.
Museum of City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue (at 103rd Street)
New York, NY 10029
Photos: COURTESY MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK