Cobblestoned

Details of unexpected geometry in NYC, mostly. Trying to find the overlooked moments of beauty in the stonework, metalwork, lighting and trees of the city.
Glass blocks. East 2nd Street near Avenue A.

Glass blocks. East 2nd Street near Avenue A.

Skyline detail, as seen from Sheep’s Meadow in Central Park. It was like standing inside of a 1930s New Yorker magazine cover.

Skyline detail, as seen from Sheep’s Meadow in Central Park. It was like standing inside of a 1930s New Yorker magazine cover.

Waveform installation. Columbia University.

Waveform installation. Columbia University.

Security grate. Fifth St at Avenue A.

Security grate. Fifth St at Avenue A.

Sandstone column. Lexington Ave at 79th.

Sandstone column. Lexington Ave at 79th.

Braille Rubik’s Cube. Museum of Modern Art.

Braille Rubik’s Cube. Museum of Modern Art.

Early-morning light on cobblestones. Prince and Broadway.

Early-morning light on cobblestones. Prince and Broadway.

Pierced metal screen. Prince Street and Broadway.

Pierced metal screen. Prince Street and Broadway.

Unusual bricks. Lexington Ave at 75th.

Unusual bricks. Lexington Ave at 75th.

Cast-iron sidewalk grate. Prince and Lafayette.

Cast-iron sidewalk grate. Prince and Lafayette.

Hudson River Sunset. New York City.

Hudson River Sunset. New York City.

Manhole cover. Fifth Avenue at 44th.

Manhole cover. Fifth Avenue at 44th.

Fun with neon. Fifth Ave at 48th St.

Fun with neon. Fifth Ave at 48th St.

Corrugated glass wall. Fifth Ave. near 51st St.

Corrugated glass wall. Fifth Ave. near 51st St.

Solarium. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.

Solarium. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.