There isn’t exactly a profusion of tree houses in New York City. Wait, apparently there is. Madison Square Park’s latest installation art piece features wooden huts/tree houses tucked into the branches of park trees. According to a curbed.com piece, “To some, they may evoke childhood memories of hiding out in treehouses; to others, they may suggest flimsy shelters built by the homeless.” I would definitely go with the childhood bit.
Tree Houses in Madison Sq. Park (11.12.08)