The Painted Butts of Delancey Street

Posted on: May 16th, 2012 at 10:18 am by

Here are some wacky stool samples for your early morning pleasure.

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Get your mind outta the gutter! We’re not talking about fecal sourcing, rather the strange collection of colorful shiny urethane butts currently sitting in a vacant Delancey storefront. One pair is even engaged in coital activity. How cheeky.

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This hole-in-the-wall space, saddled between the doomed Lighting Craftsman and a high-end boutique, is the temporary satellite outpost for Lower East Side gallery newcomer Ramiken Crucible. Their permanent location is at the former Grand Spa location at 389 Grand Street. Romanian-born Andra Ursuta is the artist behind the installation, and it’s certainly attracted a fair share of eyeballs with its overtly-sexual nature.

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The bootylicious display runs through the end of the month.

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