McCarren Pool Graffiti 2001

Published on: June 10th, 2010 | Last updated: October 2, 2015 Written by:

Even though the buildings at McCarren pool were sealed shut, the exterior walls became a whole new canvas for the next generation of graffiti writers. This is how the pool looked in 2001.
North side fencing, resembling that of a prison.

Pump/Filtration house tagged up tight.

Decaying overview

Ghetto tree grows in the corner.

The Diving Pool

On top of the arch, Hobo Bits.

Another day another mattress.


Looking West towards the church.

Home Sweet Home

Facing east, towards the Greenpoint Fuel Tanks (which were later imploded)

Down at the north mini arch.

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