29. September 1996 – 1. April 1997 Eröffnung: 29. September 1996 (2 – 6 Uhr)

Die Programme im Socrates Sculpture Park werden von Freunden des Parks, individuellen Beiträgen, dem Bürgermeister der Stadt New York, Rudolph W. Giuliani, der Präsidentin von Queensborough, Claire Shulman, Stadtratsmitglied, Walter Mccaffrey, und dem Department of Parks & Recreation ermöglicht. Zusätzliche Unterstützung wird bereitgestellt von: Centralized Laboratory Services, Chase Manhattan Bank, Citibank, Citizens Committee for New York City, City Parks Foundation, Morry and Margo Cohen, Con Edison, Greenpoint Savings Bank, Harold Anthony, Independence Savings Bank, Jerome Foundation, John Corrieri Sanitation, Leifer Bros. Steel Co., Long Island General Supply, Materials for the Arts, National Foundation for the Advancement in the Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts, Newman's Own, Plant Specialists, The Athena Foundation, The Department of Cultural Affairs, The Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund of The New York Community Trust, The Greenwall Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts, The New York State Council on the Arts, The Nolan-Lehr Group, The Queens Council on the Arts.