City Art / Arte de la Ciudad

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HERE IS SOME of the art I saw around Brooklyn (like the one above) and Manhattan during my recent visit. The art speaks for itself (just listen).


AQUÍ ESTÁ PARTE del arte que vi en Brooklyn (como el de arriba) y Manhattan durante mi reciente visita. El arte habla por sí mismo (solo eschucha).

Chelsea, Manhattan
Atop Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy, Furman Street.
Encima del “Conservancy” del Parque del Puente de Brooklyn, Furman Street.
Smith Street, Brooklyn
Coney Island Boardwalk, Brooklyn.
El Paseo de Coney Island, Brooklyn.
7th Avenue, Chelsea, Manhattan.
Smith Street, Brooklyn.

Author: Moving with Mitchell

From Brooklyn, New York; to North Massapequa; back to Brooklyn; Brockport, New York; back to Brooklyn... To Boston, Massachusetts, where I met Jerry... To Marina del Rey, California; Washington, DC; New Haven and Guilford, Connecticut; San Diego, San Francisco, Palm Springs, and Santa Barbara, California; Las Vegas, Nevada; Irvine, California; Sevilla, Spain. And Fuengirola, Málaga..

26 thoughts on “City Art / Arte de la Ciudad”

    1. David:
      I couldn’t believe that water tank. And its atop a building on Furman Street which runs parallel to that ugly section of the Brooklyn Queens Expressway below the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Never expected that.

  1. I love urban art, especially the ginormous pieces! And is that a stained glass water tower? I want that one!

    1. Bob:
      Do you believe that water tower?!? I was amazing. Only problem is I don’t think the idea will hold water…

    1. Mistress Maddie:
      I love what street art does for a city. Yeah, I loved that David was inspired to share that mural at the same time that I was collecting photos of my own. Great minds.

  2. So much better than tagging! This inspires me, but nobody wants to see paintings of misshapen stick people on my house, including me. People can be so creative!

    1. Deedles:
      Oh, I don’t know. I think misshapen stick people could be very cool. Imagine owning an original “Deedle.” Well, YOU don’t need to imagine.

      1. Aw, aren’t you sweet! I’ve just now noticed that when you take the “s” off of my name it sounds like some kind of sex act. “I’m going to deedle him until he begs for mercy!” Yeah, I won’t be writing any erotic literature any time soon.

      2. Deedles:
        Oh please. You’ve got kids. Proof you’ve Deedled at least a couple of times! I can’t imagine you writing serious erotic literature. You’d be finding the humor in the positions and making riotous comments about the angles and bad views.

    1. Kirk:
      That was great to see. I usually only see the chalk artists at events when an entire plaza is officially taken over.

  3. Beautiful. I love the guy on the sidewalk though, he is so talented. Also love the fish one 🙂

    1. Cheapchick:
      I loved what the chalk artist was doing. And the boardwalk art was exceptional. That’s a New York Aquarium building.

    1. Parsnip:
      We don’t have much of this in Fuengirola, but Málaga has some great walls (not enough, though). I’ve never been to Tucson.

  4. All cool. I’ve never been more excited than when I saw a Banksy high on a building in San Francisco,

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