Gallery: Artists Upcycle 1,300 MetroCards into Mini Works of Art

New Yorkers throw away countless used MetroCards everyday without giving it a second thought. Curators/artists Jean-Pierre Roy and Michael Kagan seized this opportunity to upcycle the discarded pieces into miniature works of art. The second string of the project, “Single Fare 2: Please Swipe Again” closed last week at Sloan Fine Art gallery on the Lower East Side.

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