Love Me Tagged on 243 Bowery

Posted on: October 19th, 2010 at 6:19 am by

Sometime over the weekend, the south-facing facade of 243 Bowery was bombed with an epic “Love Me” tag. It sits alongside another illegible marking.  The block lettering of both are highly visible from street level, but even more so from the New Museum right next door.

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Living downtown, it’s almost impossible to walk anywhere without seeing the mysterious “Love Me” stickers, wheat-paste, or scribbles on buildings and street furniture. So this latest graffito is not a huge surprise.  But it does join the company of two other ginormous tags just across the way – YOINK and I’M SO TALL.

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The facade of 243 Bowery was last utilized as a projection space for the New Museum during its Amy Granat exhibit back in June.

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