Have You Seen this Guy Taping Eclectic Artwork Around the Neighborhood?

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 at 6:00 am by
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Perhaps you’ve seen him post artwork around the streets of the Lower East Side. Dude throws up his scribbly artwork with masking tape, and just hangs out. It’s usually a quick show, and then the eclectic posters are removed. We’ve spotted the man in and around the Bowery, including the Chase Bank at East First Street and also the old WAMU branch across the street.

His name is apparently Serge Miquel. Yesterday, the artist installed a few cryptic items beneath the scaffolding of the Mulberry House at 290 Mulberry Street. Ever since Nirvanna Designs closed the ground-level shop a couple months ago, the site has become a haven for vandalism. And this temporary display fit right in. We approached Miguel for more info, but were turned away promptly.

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