New York City subway train.

Check it out! Artist paints nearly naked straphanger into the G train

November 20, 2018 - 3:16 pm
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- From time to time you may come across someone on the subway who's less than fully clothed.

Last Thursday, was no exception. NBC4 reports, painter Kori Moore spent four hours painting a model to blend into the orange of his seat and a map of the subway system.

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"A lot of people, in true NYC fashion didn't give a (expletive) and payed us no mind," Moore said. "But the best compliment was when someone stepped in and almost sat on him."

Moore created the piece with the instagram account Subway Creatures with help from Dre Verrios of the account MrNYCSubway.

A video on the Subway Creatures page has been viewed more than 380,000 times.

"A lot of the comments on the Subway Creatures' Instagram post were about how well he blended in. Which is great for a city where everyone wants to stand out," Moore said.