Lisa Phillips, Director of The New Museum explains why there is a 30′ sailboat attached to the outside of their building in this video.
Here’s a video of Ghost Ship sailing.
Here’s some background on this artwork and the artist:
Chris Burden at the juncture of art and architecture: Collaboration and Risk – New Museum – Six Degrees, February 28, 2015
Chris Burden – Extreme Measures – New Museum October 2, 2013 – January 12, 2014
Daily What?! The Sailboat and Skyscrapers On the New Museum NYC – Untapped Cities – August 17, 2015
One Year After Chris Burden’s Death, You Can Still See “Ghost Ship” Docked at the New Museum – ArtFCity – May 10, 2016