Flashback Friday – Red Grooms

Red Grooms, walk-through subway (detail) from “Ruckus Manhattan,” 1975

Look closely at this photo. Do you see it? That’s a woman in the background. In photos, Red Groom’s work may look like shoebox-sized dioramas, but they are actually life-sized walk-in sculptures. In 1975 Groom held a hugely popular exhibition called “Ruckus Manhattan” which included this piece.

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