Public Art

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Yuko Shimizu

Jay Street Underpass, BQE

For DUMBO Walls, Japanese illustrator Yuko Shimizu collaborated with designer Stefan Sagmeister to create corresponding murals where a fierce Octopus and its tentacles form ‘Yes!’ on one side, and a graphic black and white version covers the opposite wall. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals packed within a four-block stretch of DUMBO along the BQE