Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Elizabeth Murray‘s Stream is a series of glass mosaic murals located in the long passageway inside the 23rd St.-Ely Ave./Long Island City-Court Square MTA subway station in NYC.

Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Vibrant images of rising suns fill the otherwise mundane, seemingly never-ending hallway:

Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Stream by Elizabeth Murray

Elizabeth Murray was born in Chicago and educated in Chicago and Oakland. Stream was completed in 2001. Her earlier MTA commission, Blooming in Midtown Manhattan, was completed in 1996:

Blooming by Elizabeth Murray

In 2005, Murray was only the fourth woman to receive a single-artist retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art. She passed away in 2007.

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