Client: Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Location: New York, New York
Glass Installation: Burke Avenue Station
Artist: Beatrice Coron
Photographer: Beatrice Coron
Scope of Project:
8 panels - each 29" X 46"
12 panels - each 29" X 30 ½"
1" thick glass dalles, cut and faceted by hand, and set into a matrix of ¾" epoxy
"Bronx Literature," a subway station with a reading list to travel on time and in time...
A celebration of Bronx literature, depicting the universe of four writers who lived in or wrote about the Bronx: Sholom Aleichem, James Baldwin, Nicholasa Mohr and Edgar Allan Poe. Through the stories of these writers, we visit important moments of the neighborhood's history.