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Hell’s Kitchen Artist’s Steel Sculpture Heading to New 9th Ave. Plaza

Hell’s Kitchen Artist’s Steel Sculpture Heading to New 9th Ave. Plaza

When an off-kilter shape appeared to Jordan Baker-Caldwell in a dream years ago, the artist quickly forgot about it. But as he worked on a piece weeks later, it started to come back to him. “After I’d finished it, I realized it came from this dream I had,” he recalled. “I didn’t know what it Continue reading Hell’s Kitchen Artist’s Steel Sculpture Heading to New 9th Ave. Plaza

11 Outdoor Art Installations Not to Miss in NYC August 2016

11 Outdoor Art Installations Not to Miss in NYC August 2016

8. Ascension on the Corner of 36th Street and Ninth Avenue The corner of 36th Street and Ninth Avenue will become the permanent home to artist Jordan Baker-Caldwell‘s nine-foot tall sculpture entitled Ascension. The large tubular form, made of weathered steel, will be installed on August 9th in partnership with Hell’s Kitchen/Hudson Yards Alliance. Sitting Continue reading 11 Outdoor Art Installations Not to Miss in NYC August 2016

Sculptor Makes History as First Black Artist to Have Permanent Sculpture in Midtown Manhattan

Sculptor Makes History as First Black Artist to Have Permanent Sculpture in Midtown Manhattan

Making history in the arts, sculptor Jordan Baker-Caldwell is shaking things up with his next piece. A New York native himself, Jordan will be the first African-American artist to have a permanent metal sculpture in Midtown Manhattan next month [August 2016]. In conjunction with the Hell’s Kitchen/Hudson Yards Alliance, Jordan’s nine-foot tall sculpture “Ascension” will Continue reading Sculptor Makes History as First Black Artist to Have Permanent Sculpture in Midtown Manhattan

HFR Awards Q&A

HFR Awards Q&A

For the last 10 years, Jordan Baker-Caldwell has created the iconic award statues for the Harlem’s Fashion Row Award Ceremony, an annual event honoring multicultural designers, industry leaders and entertainers for their acievements in the arts. Recipients include Producer Swizz Beatz, Editor-in-Chief of Teen Vogue Elaine Welteroth, Stylist June Ambrose, Next Management President Kyle Hagler, Continue reading HFR Awards Q&A