BY KENN SHAPIRO

The Second Term: A Preview

The exhibitions started two years ago, in February of 2021, shortly after the president’s inauguration for a second term. A few weeks prior to the swearing-in, news reports had noted that a portion of Fifth Avenue between 56th and 57th Streets—the area directly in front of Trump Tower in Manhattan—had been closed to traffic, and that some form of construction, obscured by opaque tenting and cordoned by barricades and security personnel, had commenced directly on the paved portion of the [...]

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