barton lewis

fine art

Construction fences are dark green plywood partitions that enclose building sites in New York City. As with building facades, brands wheat-paste ads onto them, and street artists tear layers to create interactive collages. Time and weather also transform these surfaces in endlessly beguiling ways.

construction fence, 25th St. between 10th & 11th Aves., New York City construction fence, Berry St. between S. 2nd & S. 3rd Sts. no. 1, Brooklyn, NY
construction fence, Ave. C & E. Houston St., New York City construction fence, Spring & Thompson Sts., New York City
construction fence, 28th St. between 7th & 8th Aves., New York City
construction fence, Bleecker St. & Broadway, New York City construction fence, Grand & Essex Sts., New York City
construction fence, Chelsea Market no. 1, New York City construction fence, Chelsea Market no. 2, New York City construction fence, Chelsea Market no. 3, New York City