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De Blasio’s Columbus Conundrum

De Blasio’s Columbus Conundrum

By Alison Zimmerman, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Opinion

De Blasio's decision to leave the Christopher Columbus monument and add an indigenous peoples' monument strikes a compromise on a controversial subject.

Discovering Columbus exhibit features striking and historic decor

Discovering Columbus exhibit features striking and historic decor

October 4, 2012


Filed under Features

Internationally recognized Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi recently unveiled his first U.S. installation: a full-sized living room complete with furnishings constructed around the Christopher Columbus statue in the middle of Columbus Circle. After ascending six flights of stairs, viewers are afforded...