Illegal Art Creates Interactive 9/11 Memorial Along Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue

Illegal Art Creates Interactive 9/11 Memorial Along Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue
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Street art collective challenges New Yorkers to share their feelings about 9/11 by lining an NYC sidewalk with chalk.

Nick Bakshi
  • 11 september 2011

NYC based street art collective Illegal Art set up an interactive 9/11 memorial along NYC’s 5th Avenue from 14th Street to 20th Street. The installation is composed of 110 chalk lines, set at regular intervals, representing the 110 floors of the taller of the two twin towers. Accompanying each line is a floor number, a red solo cup filled with chalk, and the following note:

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