Jail Replica Planned for SoHo Park Stirs Controversy - NBC New York

    Jail Replica Planned for SoHo Park Stirs Controversy

    An odd-looking art installation planned for SoHo is creating a controversy: Italian-American groups say the replica of a Rikers Island jail cell set to arrive in Petrosino Square is disrespectful. Jonathan Vigliotti reports. (Published Thursday, Oct 11, 2012) An odd-looking art installation planned for SoHo is creating a controversy: Italian-American groups say the replica of a Rikers Island jail cell set to... See More