"Nepal 2015," 2nd Ave & Houston (Photo Credit: Lmnopi)

“Nepal 2015,” 2nd Ave & Houston (Photo Credit: Lmnopi)

Walk up the steps of the F-train station at Second Avenue, and you’ll lock eyes with the Nepalese girl. Stop for longer than is polite on public steps and those eyes may haunt you.
“I’d like the public to ponder the messages in the work, if only for a pause,” said the artist Lmnopi, who recently installed “Nepal 2015” on the Avalon Chemists building at Second Avenue and Houston. “I hope to stir up some emotions to remind people that they are alive, just in case they’re having a numb moment. I’d also like to let kids know that they are not invisible and that their lives matter.”
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