Remembering the Hilarious Dick Subway Map

Posted on: May 17th, 2012 at 10:20 am by

If subterranean urban infrastructure gets you off, then this-a-here is for you. Granted, it’s a bit dated, but whatever.  The following phallic subway map first made waves a dozen years ago.

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In the spring of 2000, designer-illustrator Veit Schuetz reinterpreted the classic MTA subway map for the annual Cosmic Art Enterprises event. His creation is at once brilliant, infusing a bit of graphic sexuality into something so mundane. It’s friggin’ hilarious, actually, tracing the complex subway routes through the Five Boroughs of male anatomy – from the scrotum of Brooklyn, up the Vas Deferens to Queens, and through the penile shaft of Manhattan.

The artist told New York Dick:

While the conception took only one hour of desperate staring at a map in a deserted New York subway station at 4 a.m., finishing the design in an accurate way required a lot more patience.

The Lower East Side is toward the tip (just to see how it feels).

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[h/t Jimmy; via New York Dick]

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