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The Art of the Brick by Nathan Sawaya

226 W 44th St, Discovery Times Square, New York City, NY 10036-3906
+1 866-987-9692
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Must See Art Exhibit!!!

On a recent trip to Kansas City MO they had this exhibit in the Museum. Amazing display of art work... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Nutsnella
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Kentucky
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The Most Amazing Thing I have Seen in Years!!

If you or your child love Legos or love quirky art this is a Must see. My daughter is an artist... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
JKel65
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Florida City, Florida
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27 Apr 2018
“Must See Art Exhibit!!! ”
24 Jul 2017
“The Most Amazing Thing I have Seen in Years!!”
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226 W 44th St, Discovery Times Square, New York City, NY 10036-3906
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

On a recent trip to Kansas City MO they had this exhibit in the Museum. Amazing display of art work utilizing lego pieces. The artist takes you through his own journey to freedom.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you or your child love Legos or love quirky art this is a Must see. My daughter is an artist and we have always had Legos in our home - so we went. What a joy! So much talent, so amazing to see. This...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Took our family of four, including two teenagers, to this exhibit, and had a really good time. Each piece is fascinating on two levels - one, the ingenuity and patience to use a simple medium to craft such intricate pieces, and two, the creativity and...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2015

Imaginative, inspiring, sculpture and art, making you think like you used to when you were a kid. There is some fun hidden symbolism you could also look out for, but changing perspective on each work. Move 360 degrees around and occasionally, there's something to laugh...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2015

I realize for some people Lego can be used for unlimited possibilities and arts, as you will see in Nathan Sawaya's museum. Each exhibition is amazing and worth seeing. I cannot describe, how all shares are built, H how Sawaya "paints" and making sclupture arts...More

Thank Dian H
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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

This was stunning. Saw it in Zurich. Quite superb; real life figures in LEGO. Even a dinosaur! Worth a visit for folks Olaf and young. For kids would say 10+ to have an appreciation.

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Reviewed 19 August 2015

this is a odd experience, but really i think worth the strangeness! so fabulous and lovely, for all ages!

Thank Victoria R
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

I didn't see this in NY. We went to The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. My advice...GO!! See this exhibit!! If you are a Lego lover it is an absolute MUST! It was worth every single penny. I would go again in a heartbeat!

1  Thank Tammy W
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

It's almost impossible to describe how amazing this exhibit is. We actually held off going as we assumed it was something for kids. How wrong we were. I doubt kids can appreciate the art of this exhibit. This collection of art has been done by...More

1  Thank Bradt255
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

Visited this exhibit at Port de Versailles in Paris - incredible! I had vaguely heard of Nathan Sawaya's work before, and as a Lego fan I was interested in seeing his creations. I was completely blown away! I had not realized the scale and scope...More

1  Thank Keith C
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savannahsgram
26 October 2015|
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Response from Tammy W | Reviewed this property |
No, the exhibit at the Franklin Institute ended on October 4th. I'm not sure where it was headed next.
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Cheryl J
1 August 2015|
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Response from anirbanb | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cheryl - I saw it at Johannesburg - so it's a travelling exhibit - as per Nathan's website brickartist (where you can check out all the schedules) there is no NY exhibit - during the New Years there is one in Sydney... More
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