Art in Unexpected Places

Posted by on Jan 6, 2013 in Uncategorized, Unmowed Blog | 2 comments

mural 019I was driving along Livingston Avenue in downtown Albany the other day, just minding my own business, and suddenly I had the uneasy feeling that someone was watching me…

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And I was right…

In a deserted, snowy empty lot, this painting just stares out over the neighborhood.

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I have no idea who this person is, or who painted the mural. It must have taken a long time, and the face has been there quite a while. You can see the bricks crumbling under the skin.









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I love outdoor art. Keep your eyes peeled for this one if you happen to live near Albany, NY.


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  1. hope the link works – you’ll like this!

    • How interesting! Thanks so much for this–I’ll go exploring for more of those murals. I actually saw the elk the other day–he’s awesome!

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