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Old Christmas Trees Hung Under BQE as Life-Size Pine Air Fresheners

Posted By Diane Pham On December 26, 2013 @ 12:30 pm In Art,Design,Environment,Gallery,Recycling and Composting | No Comments

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Last year, artist Michael Neff [2] rescued more than a handful of Christmas trees from a sad, dried out, sidewalk fate by installing them as a pine-scented installation beneath the Brooklyn Queens Expressway. Set up at the highly-trafficked Metropolitan Avenue and North 6th Street, Neff’s installation infused some much needed greenery into the stark industrial site.


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[2] Michael Neff: http://www.flickr.com/photos/army-of-neff/

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