Impaled Head on the Bowery
Other than being bent out of whack, there’s nothing extraordinary about the iron tree cage just outside the Green Depot on the Bowery. Yet for some reason, locals love to impale all types of trash on its blunt pikes. Usually it’s spent cups or empty beer cans.
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On a recent morning, though, a styrofoam head with inked-in eyes made a skewered appearance. A creepy sight indeed, and just in time for Halloween. But the stunt was rather short lived. Street art or not, the object was removed almost as quickly as it appeared.