NEW YORK—Walking throughout the city, inspiring art and design can be found at almost every turn. Creative business owners and residents often give particular attention to doors whether through design or with paint. This selection of seven spectacular entries—from Soho, to Chelsea and Harlem—are distinguished by their architecture or are transformed by serving as canvases.
All photos by Arts Observer
2. 509 W. 27th Street in Chelsea: Lost Art, a luxury leather brand founded by artist Jordan Betten, who painted the door.
5. Doors to the Bar Downstairs at the Andaz Hotel on Fifth Avenue near 42nd Street and across from the New York Public Library. The bar’s tbd Art program features rotating mural installations. This image by Claw Money is from March 2012.