Groundbreaking Second Ave. subway station mural features a gay couple


New York City’s newest subway line is here to inspire change in more ways than one.

After nearly 100 years of discussion, the city’s 2nd Avenue Subway line became a reality on New Year’s Day, giving commuters much more than alternate transportation routes. The stations features installments from artist Vik Muniz’s project Perfect Strangers, a series of life-size mosaic portraits of everyday New Yorkers.

Amongst the beautifully intricate artwork depicted on the walls of the station is a mural of two gay men — an IRL married couple — holding hands.

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Source: Mashable

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