New documentary by anthropologist and filmmaker, Natasha Raheja, explores the creation process behind one of NYC’s most commonplace objects – manhole covers.More
A photographic collection of some of NYC’s most unique and artistic manhole covers with the oldest in the city on Jersey Street and a series by Public Art FundMore
Manholes set in pavement. Courtesy of Public Art Fund.
Watch where you’re walking or anyone could miss stepping on a sculpture. Sculptor Lawrence Weiner engraved 19 different manholes around New York City. Companies Roman Stone and Consolidated Edison Inc. supported Weiner’s project and helped make it possible. His manhole covers read,”In direct line …More