Yarn Human Takes New York City Subway Just Like Everybody Else


Olek, the Lower East Side crochet artist behind the yarn bike, the baby yarn bike, and the yarn car has yet again one-upped herself, this time covering a full-fledged human in a yarn suit and setting him loose on the New York subway system. Subway Art blogger Jowy Romano took to the trains “behaving normally” after being crocheted into this full-on (including face) garb by the artist — to a mostly positive public response. One question: Where do you keep your Unlimited Yarn MetroCard? (Olek’s show at the Christopher Henry Gallery has been extended through November 24.)

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