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Commute Alone on the NYC Subway With These DIY Blinkers

By Rebecca Paul, Tue, September 29, 2015

Imme van der Haak, DIY art, newspaper blinkers

While we love to complain about the MTA and the New York City Subway system, it still gets us where we need to go on a pretty regular basis. That being said, the majority of the time we are commuting is spent underground in close proximity with our fellow New Yorkers—whether we like it or not. While in some regards this experience represents the true melting pot that is New York City, it’s not always the most pleasant one. Now thanks to artist Imme van der Haak, if you’re in the “I hate the subway” camp, you can at least avoid the communal part of the experience with her human blinker project “Open Source.”

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