Size: 36"W x 24"H x 0.8125"D
Year Created: 2017
Ready to Hang
I passed this car many times in my Brooklyn neighborhood. I love how the nature grows into and through the car, turning it almost sculptural. I painted it to capture that feeling before it disappeared.
Abandoned spaces do not last long here in Brooklyn these days.
Noel Hefele lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He was born and raised in Connecticut. He received his BFA from Carnegie Mellon in 2002 and MA in Arts and Ecology in the UK in 2010. Hefele was the first artist in residence at the Barbuda Archeological Research center in the Caribbean in 2013. He has exhibited internationally and has work in many private collections. He serves on the board of a non-profit community arts organization in his Brooklyn neighborhood.