Oliva Mural Whitewashed

Posted on: March 25th, 2011 at 6:18 am by

Last month, we brought word that Spanish tapas joint Oliva was working on a new vision for its Allen Street facade.  Until this week, the mural occupying this space reflected the all-important immigrant fabric of our beloved neighborhood.

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Sometime yesterday, the plywood canvas above the subway entrance was completely whitewashed.  It’s now ready for some new paint.  According to restaurant ownership, a team of artists will create the new art piece.  Stay tuned!

Same perspective of 161 East Houston, July 2008:

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