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.
Chickenwire moire pattern. East 2nd St. between Aves. A and B.

Chickenwire moire pattern. East 2nd St. between Aves. A and B.

Escalator treads. Madison Ave and 54th.

Escalator treads. Madison Ave and 54th.

Red light refracted through ridged glass. Parkside Lounge, Lower East Side, New York City.

Red light refracted through ridged glass. Parkside Lounge, Lower East Side, New York City.

Woven metal. Madison and 54th.

Woven metal. Madison and 54th.

Corrugated mirror. Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.

Corrugated mirror. Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.

Subway grate. Mt. Holyoke St., Harvard Square. Cambridge, MA.

Subway grate. Mt. Holyoke St., Harvard Square. Cambridge, MA.

Optical pattern on Dutch colonial bricks. Lexington Ave at 83rd.

Optical pattern on Dutch colonial bricks. Lexington Ave at 83rd.

Subway grate. Madison Ave. at 54th St.

Subway grate. Madison Ave. at 54th St.

Subway grate. Lexington Ave at 84th Street.

Subway grate. Lexington Ave at 84th Street.

Advertising flatscreen was scrambled, made wonderful colors. Somewhere in NYC.

Advertising flatscreen was scrambled, made wonderful colors. Somewhere in NYC.

Stonework. Fifth Avenue at 18th Street.

Stonework. Fifth Avenue at 18th Street.

Wrought iron. Madison Ave at 54th Street.

Wrought iron. Madison Ave at 54th Street.

Wrought iron. Rivington and Chrystie streets.

Wrought iron. Rivington and Chrystie streets.

1700s wallpaper. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

1700s wallpaper. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

Treetop at the beginning of fall. Central Park.
The entire morning, everything looked like a Japanese brush drawing.

Treetop at the beginning of fall. Central Park.

The entire morning, everything looked like a Japanese brush drawing.