Long a source of controversy in the far West Village, artist Julian Schnabel's towering übertownhouse on West 11th Street has had the netting surrounding it stripped away to reveal its facade, as a tipster told us a few weeks back. The results, glimpsed above, are something even more amazing than one might have rationally expected. Click through at your own risk, heeding the words of Andrew Berman: "It almost looks as though he went to great pains to make this building as ugly as possible."
· Wraps Come Off Schnabel [The Villager]
· CurbedWire: Schnabel Goes Pink on West 11th [Curbed