From Absence by Ruth Hofheimer

  • From Absence by Ruth Hofheimer

About the Mural

Mural by Ruth Hofheimer at Myrtle/ Wyckoff in Bushwick.

In memory of Ella Bandes, Edwin Torres, and Hui Wu— pedestrians killed at this intersection. May their deaths help produce safer streets for future generations.

Partners & Sponsors

Created with support from Transportation Alternatives, Council Member Antonio Reynoso, Families for Safe Streets. Thanks to Judy Kottick and community volunteers for making this project a reality.

Participating Artists


New York City