Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Lady Pink

Pink on a CC train

Pink on a CC train

Lady Pink. Pink on a CC train, 1983.

Description:
Lady Pink's section of a Demo Pink whole car on the CC line. Painted in the Grant layup and photographed by the artist running out to the Rockaways. Lady Pink got her start painting the subways throughout the city and picked up her painting skills and tough attitude under extreme conditions such as dimly lit tunnels, tight spaces, the threat of incarceration and the machismo attitude from her fellow painters.

Medium:
Public/Site-specific

Tags:
spray paint, mta, subways, TC5, TPA, demo, rustoleum, pink, lady pink, graffiti

Images
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Location
New York City, NY
United States

Contact
pink.smith@verizon.net

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