A Very Creepy Owl Has Landed On Flushing Ave

The other day, I was driving down Flushing Avenue in East Williamsburg when I happened to look over at this strip of abandoned storefronts near Varick…

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…and something very peculiar caught my eye…

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What the hell was that thing perched on the roof??

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Despite its menacing countenance, the design work is really intricate and quite pretty in a very strange way. Does anyone know who the artist is, by any chance?

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Here’s a closer look – this thing has a lot of really creepy eyes:

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Here’s a look at its torso…

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…and its plumed tail:

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I have no idea what this thing is supposed to be, though it looks like a demon owl to me, so that’s what I’m calling it.

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And while I’m not sure of the migratory patterns of demon owls, methinks this will only be around for a short while, so be sure and take a look next time you pass by!

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2 comments

  1. The artist is Dennis McNett and the piece has been there a couple months already! http://thestreetspot.com/2013/09/wolfbat.html

  2. Yeah, WolfBat!

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