Bowery Piece, New York

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This is one of my favourite walls. I had only planned on doing 1 piece in NY so I wasn’t prepared for this one on the front of the gallery, alongside David Choe’s piece. The source image wasn’t great so I went to town on the abstract part almost totally obscuring the image. You have to work hard at it to figure it out. Thats the way it should be.

 

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Outsiders Show, New York, September 2008

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And so the time came for the Lazarides group show in NY. This was brewing for a while and I was doubled over with excitement for months as I hadn’t been to NY in 5 years. We took over an old abandoned building on the corner of Bowery and Houston and turned it into a magnificently raw exhibition space featuring new work from the great and the good at Lazarides.  In the end over 30,000 people came through the doors over the 4 weeks.

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