WTC 25

Please enter a quantity.

Description

Steven Siegel's pictures of 1970s and 80s New York City and its surrounding boroughs may look completely unrecognisable to many but Siegel's photos present an authentic and bygone New York. This series represents a New York City that no longer exists, the pre-”Disney-fied” Times Square with its XXX theaters and Evangelical protestors.

WTC 25 (1976)  

This photo was taken of spectators observing historic sailing ships in the New York harbor during an event known as "Operation Sail."  At that time the large residential development known as Battery Park City was under construction.  Remarkably, no one prevented these people from entering the construction site to observe the sailing ships.  It was a very different era.

- Steven Siegel

 

Read about Steven's work - in his own words - here.

He has been featured on, among others, Mashable.com, Fotografia Magazine, The New York Times, Atlantic.comBusiness Insider.com

 

We recommend a white hardwood frame.

Speak with the Artist
We know nothing beats meeting an artist and to hear their thought process on creating an artwork. We can facilitate this process by arranging a Skype call between the artist and a potential buyer. simply email us to set up a call: hello@subjectmatterart.com
Free Shipping Worldwide
We hate hidden costs or surprises when it comes to checkout, so at Subject Matter Art prices include shipping fees. artworks ship within 2-3 weeks. (If you want the piece sooner we will charge a small fee)