They've completely changed the lobby of the Brooklyn Museum,and moved the ticket both against the wall creating a huge open space. Greeting you as you enter the lobby you see an immense six-ton, 18-foot wood sculpture of two cartoon-like characters in a chummy embrace. The sculpture is the work of former street artist Brian Donnelly, aka KAWS.
Kids love it and are perpetually climbing on the giant's shoes while parents are busy recording the moment on their cell phones.
Earlier I did a of a brownstone in Brooklyn Heights