Poverty Line (New Museum, New York, NY)   site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation Dimensions variable.  2015  "Poverty Line" is a site-specific intervention commissioned for Ideas City NYC 2015. The intervention installed barricade tape reading "Poverty Line Do Not Cross" throughout the rapidly gentrifying area of the Bowery in New York City. Utilizing the familiar language of police barricade tape reading "Police Line Do Not Cross", this intervention illuminates and demarcates the invisible spaces where the poverty line in the Bowery neighborhood exists.  With about 1.7 million New Yorkers living below the poverty line, the "Poverty Line" project makes this reality visible.

Poverty Line (New Museum, New York, NY)

site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation
Dimensions variable.

2015

"Poverty Line" is a site-specific intervention commissioned for Ideas City NYC 2015. The intervention installed barricade tape reading "Poverty Line Do Not Cross" throughout the rapidly gentrifying area of the Bowery in New York City. Utilizing the familiar language of police barricade tape reading "Police Line Do Not Cross", this intervention illuminates and demarcates the invisible spaces where the poverty line in the Bowery neighborhood exists.
With about 1.7 million New Yorkers living below the poverty line, the "Poverty Line" project makes this reality visible.

  Poverty Line (New Museum, New York, NY)   site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation Dimensions variable.  2015

Poverty Line (New Museum, New York, NY)

site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation
Dimensions variable.

2015

  Poverty Line (Bowery Mission)   site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation Dimensions variable.  2015

Poverty Line (Bowery Mission)

site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation
Dimensions variable.

2015

  Poverty Line (Bowery Mission)   site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation Dimensions variable.  2015

Poverty Line (Bowery Mission)

site-specific intervention, custom barricade tape, photographic documentation
Dimensions variable.

2015