I feel lucky to have witnessed the Central Artery get dismantled.
I saw the new face to the North End and at first
I did not like what I saw.
I have since got used to it.
I gave a lot of thought into the image that belongs on this wall.
Its the Hanover street gateway.
I finally came up with the concept of an Ariel photo of the
At one point I was thinking about renting a helicopter
and getting my own image.
In the end I chose this photo by Jonathan Klein.
Maybe some day I can get permission and raise the money.
No "Welcome to the North End" text required.
Why do the property owners of these buildings with billboards get to collect $$$$,
while the rest of us have to visually suffer.
Why is there a blank billboard over a old and interesting mural?