The River Street Scrivener


bedroomsuiteTHUMBSome of you might remember this interesting find which I made last month: a squat cum-open air art gallery I found on River Street between North 1st and Grand Street (as seen above and at left). You can read my post about it in its entirety by clicking here.

Anyhoo, I have walked by this site numerous times since. Once I found a gaggle of crusties hanging out there— but they didn’t strike me as being the the kind of folk who would be responsible for this.


I recently learned I was correct.


It’s this guy (seen busy at work around the corner on North 1st Street).

River Street WritingNYS

The River Street PapersNYS

When he runs out of paper chap presses into service whatever happens to be at hand.



Taped MessageNYS

Inside a roll of tape.

Dear CaitlinNYS


Writing On The WallNYS

Harvey Weinstein Is Godnys

But mostly walls.

All the previous and more can be seen in larger format on my flickr page. Enjoy!

Miss Heather


One Comment on The River Street Scrivener

  1. narconon on Tue, 22nd Sep 2009 10:59 am
  2. That is crazy that he writes on so many different surfaces When i was on ecstasy I used to write all the time too just cause i always had to be going. I am so happy know that i am drug free.

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