Central Harlem is under construction. Renovations, substitutions, new construction…sticking the new between the old and anywhere else it can fit. I admit that I like much of the time.
I try to be vigilant when I enter a building….you can never predict when an interesting image will capture your imagination.
Years ago I watched my son try to learn skateboard tricks…it’s very hard and dangerous and thankfully he gave up but i still marvel and the kids who spend hours practicing….this may be the hardest sport to master.
Looking south from inside Central Park you can see what might be the beginnings of a new NYC skyline or are they the hyper-high slums of tomorrow? Will they be habitats in the sky of the super rich or the skeletons of a post-apocalyptic “Blade Runner” cityscape?
Gazing across the tracks you can witness so many shapes, compositions, attitudes and states-of-mind…the city’s humanity.
9th Ave International Food Festival…my first Street Fair of the year…to me street fairs are an integral feature of NYC life.
Looking east from my livingroo