If you bike around Manhattan and Brooklyn, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed (and instagramed) the varied and artistic barriers along the highways. There’s a crafty set of birds, flowers and contrasting geometrics to compliment every stretch of the road. My husband, Justin, and I did a quick ride from Williamsburg to Fort Greene over the weekend and took an ad hock video of our findings:
For more insight into the Barrier Beautification Project, here’s an interesting link about the latest Rockaway initiative. Unfortunately the date’s past for artwork submissions, but have a read, perhaps you can jump on the next round.