World Trade Center 2.0 Progress

Posted by The G on February 22, 2013 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.

World Trade Center

World Trade Center

If you live outside of New York, you might not be aware of the progress of the new World Trade Center.  It’s starting to progress really fast now and it looks like the outer shell is almost finished.  This picture was taken on Valentine’s Day Weekend 2013.  I still think it’s a horrible idea to rebuild in such a tragic spot and there is so much bad juju there, I get creeped out just from walking past the building.  But you know how Americans love to show off and supersize it.  That is all.

Tom Fruin’s Brooklyn Water Tower

Posted by The G on July 1, 2012 under Street Art | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Art by Tom Fruin.

Water Tower

Tom Fruin’s Water Tower

If you happen to be in Brooklyn (in between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridge), look up and see Tom Fruin’s really cool and colorful water tower.

World Trade Center Progress July 1 2012

World Trade Center Progress July 1 2012

In the neighborhood, you could see a pretty spectacular view of the progress of the new World Trade Center.

Interactive Street Art

Posted by The G on September 14, 2010 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.  Art by Concerned New Yorkers.

I like this pros and cons interactive street art list for viewers to fill out on whether or not a mosque should be built near the former World Trade Center in New York.  Maybe we can’t solve the world’s problems through this display, but maybe the masses will be encouraged to write on public walls and make them a little more beautiful.  Maybe we can?

Street Art Takes on NYC Tourists

Posted by The G on July 21, 2010 under Street Art | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Artists Unknown.

Tourist Information: There is nothing to see at Ground Zero/WTC. Please go home now.

For those that have never been to New York, or those that haven’t paid a visit to our fair city since the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on 9/11/01, people from all over the world visit the gaping hole on a daily basis to take photos and while it’s pretty disrespectful and tasteless, it’s become a fact of life.  Street artists have chimed in with their thoughts on this matter as you can see in the above and below images.

Which Way to the Ground Zero Giftshop?

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