Saturday, March 4, 2017

Red Call Box, Red Post

Like many East Villagers, I ride my Citibike down the Second Avenue bike lane.

Through a combination of my average speed and the timing of the stoplights, I oftentimes find myself stopped at the corner of East 7th Street, which is where I saw a newly-painted call box (below). The painters must have had a bit of paint left over, because they painted the post beside it also!

Unfortunately, this occurred a month or so ago, when it was still dark at 5:30, so I couldn't get a decent picture of it.

Today, it looks like this:


Last month, it looked a lot like this quick and dirty rendering:

Quick and dirty rendering.

Scribblers gonna scribble!

#eastvillage #call boxes #paint #secondavenue #7thstreet #bikelanes #graffiti


  1. i don't know if you noticed, but the backgrounds in those two photos are exactly the same? yet the photos were taken a month apart! how incredible is that??? i am TRULY impressed!


    1. It was not easy to Photoshop in that background!