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Noel Hefele
Brooklyn, NY

About the Artist

Noel Hefele was born and raised in Norwalk, Connecticut. His love for art grew out of a childhood obsession with comic books, and he currently paints landscapes. Noel is interested in the power of vision and what it means to really see something. To him, landscapes are shared spaces that represent what we have in common; he hopes that by looking at and valuing our environment, we can come to understand our place in this world a bit better.

Noel received his received his B.F.A. in painting from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and a masters degree in arts and ecology…

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About the Artist

Noel Hefele was born and raised in Norwalk, Connecticut. His love for art grew out of a childhood obsession with comic books, and he currently paints landscapes. Noel is interested in the power of vision and what it means to really see something. To him, landscapes are shared spaces that represent what we have in common; he hopes that by looking at and valuing our environment, we can come to understand our place in this world a bit better.

Noel received his received his B.F.A. in painting from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and a masters degree in arts and ecology from Dartington College of Arts in the United Kingdom. As of 2013, Noel lives and works Brooklyn, New York.

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Artist’s Work

Fishtown philadelphia
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Fishtown, Philadelphia

By Noel Hefele

View of barcelona spain sagrada familia in the dis
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View of Barcelona, Spain - Sagrada Familia in the distance

By Noel Hefele

Garden of the gods
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Garden of the Gods

By Noel Hefele

Where do ducks go in the winter
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Where Do Ducks Go in the Winter?

By Noel Hefele

Elizabeth st garden
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Elizabeth St Garden

By Noel Hefele

Chemical romance
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Chemical Romance

By Noel Hefele

Julies sycamore
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Julie's Sycamore

By Noel Hefele

Hazelwood coke plant
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Hazelwood Coke Plant

By Noel Hefele

Sam at the beach
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Sam at the Beach

By Noel Hefele

Overgrown car in barbuda
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Overgrown car in Barbuda

By Noel Hefele

Sweet gum
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Sweet Gum

By Noel Hefele

Rye beach
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Rye Beach

By Noel Hefele

Bernie sanders
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Bernie Sanders

By Noel Hefele

Photography
Rye
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Rye

By Noel Hefele

Ocean waves crashing around me
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Ocean waves, crashing around me

By Noel Hefele

Field in the mist
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Field in the mist

By Noel Hefele

Waves 2
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Waves

By Noel Hefele

Boat crossing the sunset
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Boat crossing the Sunset

By Noel Hefele

Manhattan Photography
Wintertime in manhattan nyc
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Wintertime in Manhattan NYC

By Noel Hefele

Times square nyc 2
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Times Square NYC

By Noel Hefele

Subway o
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Subway "O"

By Noel Hefele

Building behind a tree manhattan nyc
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Building behind a Tree, Manhattan NYC

By Noel Hefele

Empire state building in nyc at night
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Empire State Building in NYC at night

By Noel Hefele

Manhattan is gotham nyc
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Manhattan is Gotham. NYC

By Noel Hefele

New yorker
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New Yorker

By Noel Hefele

Manhattan henge
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Manhattan - henge

By Noel Hefele

Central Park Photography
Central park north side 2
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Central Park, North Side

By Noel Hefele

Lakeside path central park nyc
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Lakeside path, Central Park, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Central park north side
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Central Park, North Side

By Noel Hefele

Lakeside path ii central park nyc
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Lakeside Path II, Central Park, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Northern central park
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Northern Central Park

By Noel Hefele

Skyscraper with a view central park
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Skyscraper with a view, Central Park

By Noel Hefele

Harlem Photography
Near 118th street in harlem nyc
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Near 118th Street in Harlem NYC

By Noel Hefele

Building quilt harlem nyc
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Building Quilt, Harlem, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Apollo theater harlem manhattan nyc
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Apollo Theater, Harlem, Manhattan, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Beautiful building and a taxi in harlem nyc
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Beautiful Building and a Taxi in Harlem NYC

By Noel Hefele

Under a bridge in harlem near the hudson river
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Under a bridge in Harlem, near the Hudson River

By Noel Hefele

Another baptist church in harlem nyc
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Another Baptist Church in Harlem NYC

By Noel Hefele

Under the williamsburg bridge
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Under the Williamsburg Bridge

By Noel Hefele

Corner market in harlem nyc
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Corner Market in Harlem, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Riding a motorcycle in harlem nyc
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Riding a motorcycle in Harlem, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Brick building with fire escapes harlem manhattan
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Brick Building with fire escapes, Harlem, Manhattan, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Man crossing the street in harlem nyc
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Man crossing the street in Harlem NYC

By Noel Hefele

Harlem new york 116th st
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Harlem, New York, 116th St.

By Noel Hefele

Large building in harlem nyc
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Large building in Harlem, NYC

By Noel Hefele

115th street in harlem
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115th Street in Harlem

By Noel Hefele

Baptist church in harlem nyc
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Baptist Church in Harlem NYC

By Noel Hefele

Harlem new york
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Harlem New York

By Noel Hefele

Harlem new york city near the hudson river
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Harlem, New York City, near the Hudson River

By Noel Hefele

Leaving central park walking to harlem
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Leaving Central Park, Walking to Harlem

By Noel Hefele

England
Totnes east gate 2
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Totnes East Gate

By Noel Hefele

Dart river
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Dart River

By Noel Hefele

Harvest 6
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Harvest

By Noel Hefele

The devon england country side
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The Devon England country side.

By Noel Hefele

Lime kilm copse
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Lime Kilm Copse

By Noel Hefele

Old dartington nursery
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Old Dartington Nursery

By Noel Hefele

Old dairy crest milk factory
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Old Dairy Crest Milk Factory

By Noel Hefele

Brooklyn Photography
Brooklyn on a tuesday
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Brooklyn on a Tuesday

By Noel Hefele

Red car brooklyn brownstones
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Red Car, Brooklyn Brownstones

By Noel Hefele

Brooklyn street
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Brooklyn Street

By Noel Hefele

Music in the wind
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Music in the Wind

By Noel Hefele

Witch hazel flowers
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Witch Hazel Flowers

By Noel Hefele

Pink rose 4
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Pink Rose

By Noel Hefele

Manhattan nyc skyline at sunset
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Manhattan NYC skyline at sunset

By Noel Hefele

Purple flowers
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Purple Flowers

By Noel Hefele

Do not enter
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Do Not Enter

By Noel Hefele

Happy new year 2017
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Happy New Year, 2017

By Noel Hefele

Crossing the street in brooklun
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Crossing the street in Brooklyn

By Noel Hefele

Sterling street in brooklyn nyc
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Sterling Street in Brooklyn NYC

By Noel Hefele

Red rose 8
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Red Rose

By Noel Hefele

Reflections in the water
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Reflections in the water

By Noel Hefele

Flowers in the sky at the brooklyn botanic garden
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Flowers in the sky at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

By Noel Hefele

Purple flower 7
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Purple flower

By Noel Hefele

Another pink rose
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Another Pink Rose

By Noel Hefele

Pigeon on top of one of the 4 eagles at grand army
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Pigeon on Top of One of the 4 Eagles at Grand Army Plaza

By Noel Hefele

Lower East Side
Williamsburg bridge in lower east side 2
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Williamsburg Bridge in Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Canal street lower east side manhattan nyc
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Canal Street, Lower East Side, Manhattan, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Street art and sunlight lower east side
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Street Art and Sunlight - Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Katz deli on the lower east side manhattan
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Katz Deli on the Lower East Side, Manhattan

By Noel Hefele

Lower east side market surplus
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Lower East Side - Market Surplus

By Noel Hefele

Williamsburg bridge in lower east side
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Williamsburg Bridge in Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Under construction in the lower east side nyc
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Under construction in the Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Nypd in the lower east side
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NYPD in the Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Ludlow and division lower east side nyc
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Ludlow and Division, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Construction along the bowery lower east side
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Construction along the Bowery. Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Sams truck view ii lower east side nyc
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Sams Truck, view II - Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Restaurant supply in the lower east side
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Restaurant supply in the Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Love beyond borders lower east side nyc
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Love Beyond Borders, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Gourmet deli in the distance lower east side
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Gourmet Deli in the Distance - Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Directing traffic on the lower east side nyc
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Directing Traffic on the Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Lower east side architecture
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Lower East Side, Architecture

By Noel Hefele

East houston and 2nd ave in lower east side
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East Houston and 2nd Ave in Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Bee hotel by the bridge
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Bee Hotel by the Bridge

By Noel Hefele

Bowery station lower east side nyc
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Bowery Station, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Bright blue fire escape lower east side
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Bright Blue Fire Escape! Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Fdr drive on the lower east side
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FDR Drive on the Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Canal street lower east side
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Canal Street. Lower East Side.

By Noel Hefele

View of the freedom tower lower east side nyc
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View of the Freedom Tower, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Along the bowery lower east side nyc
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Along the Bowery, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Tree by a fence on the lower east side
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Tree by a fence on the Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Building framed through trees lower east side
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Building, framed through trees, Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Handball on the lower east side nyc
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Handball on the Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Taxi and a white van lower east side nyc 2017
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Taxi and a white van, Lower East Side, NYC 2017

By Noel Hefele

Lower east side achitecture
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Lower East Side, Achitecture

By Noel Hefele

Germania bank building all cleaned up chelsea nyc
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Germania Bank Building, all cleaned up. Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Empire state seen from the lower east side
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Empire State, seen from the Lower East Side

By Noel Hefele

Lower east side canal street
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Lower East Side, Canal Street

By Noel Hefele

Chinatown lower east side nyc
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Chinatown, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Big door in the lower east side nyc
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B.I.G. Door in the Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Along the bowery view ii lower east side nyc
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Along the Bowery, View II, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Graffiti and fire escape lower east side nyc
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Graffiti and Fire escape, Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Williamsburg bridge in lower east side with grass
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Williamsburg Bridge in Lower East Side, with grass in front of it.

By Noel Hefele

Police boat in front of williamsburg bridge
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Police Boat in Front of Williamsburg Bridge

By Noel Hefele

Eldridge street in manhattan
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Eldridge Street in Manhattan

By Noel Hefele

Graffiti in front of a water tower
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Graffiti in front of a Water Tower

By Noel Hefele

The freedom tower in nyc from christie and canal
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The Freedom Tower in NYC, from Christie and Canal

By Noel Hefele

School bus on canal street in the lower east side
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School Bus on Canal Street in the Lower East Side of NYC

By Noel Hefele

Ken hing food in les new york city
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Ken Hing Food in LES, New York City

By Noel Hefele

Basketball in the lower east side nyc
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Basketball in the Lower East Side, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea, NYC
Looking down 10th ave in chelsea nyc
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Looking down 10th ave in Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea nyc summer 2017
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Chelsea, NYC Summer 2017

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea nyc lower manhattan that way
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Chelsea, NYC --->Lower Manhattan That Way

By Noel Hefele

Highline chelsea nyc 3
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Highline, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea high line nyc summer 2017
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Chelsea, High Line, NYC Summer 2017

By Noel Hefele

Highline chelsea nyc 4
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Highline, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Vendors by the whitney chelsea nyc
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Vendors by the Whitney, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

The standard chelsea nyc
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The Standard, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Highline chelsea nyc 2
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Highline, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Clock inside chelsea market nyc
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Clock inside Chelsea Market, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea patchwork buildings along the high line ny
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Chelsea Patchwork Buildings along the High Line, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Chelsea buildings
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Chelsea Buildings

By Noel Hefele

Highline chelsea nyc
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High Line, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Looking at plants on the high line chelsea nyc
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Looking at plants on the High Line, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Artists selling on the street chelsea nyc
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Artists selling on the street, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Along the high line in chelsea
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Along the High Line in Chelsea

By Noel Hefele

Under construction in chelsea with empire state bu
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Under Construction In Chelsea, with Empire State Building in the distance

By Noel Hefele

14th street station chelsea nyc
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14th street station, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

An x in the sky above the high line in chelsea nyc
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An X in the sky above the High Line in Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Overlooking washington chelsea nyc
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Overlooking Washington, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Snaking tube along the highline by a rail yard in
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Snaking tube along the Highline, by a rail yard in Chelsea NYC

By Noel Hefele

Intersecting geometries in chelsea along the high
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Intersecting Geometries in Chelsea Along the High Line, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Elevated view of chelsea nyc
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Elevated view of Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Sitting along the high line in chelsea nyc
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Sitting along the High Line in Chelsea NYC

By Noel Hefele

Meatpacking district in chelsea
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Meatpacking district in Chelsea

By Noel Hefele

Two children walking into the sunshine along the h
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Two Children Walking into the Sunshine along the Highline in Chelsea NYC

By Noel Hefele

Artists and fleas and books chelsea market nyc
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Artists and Fleas and Books, Chelsea Market, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Plants along the high line chelsea nyc
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Plants along the High Line, Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Patchwork buildings in chelsea nyc
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Patchwork Buildings in Chelsea, NYC

By Noel Hefele

Meat packing district
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Meat Packing District

By Noel Hefele

R00ft0ps above a diner in manhattan
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R00ft0ps above a Diner in Manhattan

By Noel Hefele

Philadelphia
Frankford and dauphin
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Frankford and Dauphin

By Noel Hefele

Brooklyn Paintings
Abandoned red car
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Abandoned Red Car

By Noel Hefele

Terrace bridge
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Terrace Bridge

By Noel Hefele

Prospect lefferts gardens brownstones
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Prospect Lefferts Gardens Brownstones

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park inlet
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Prospect Park Inlet

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park boathouse
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Prospect Park Boathouse

By Noel Hefele

Parkside and ocean
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Parkside and Ocean

By Noel Hefele

Lincoln road
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Lincoln Road

By Noel Hefele

Brownstones in brooklyn
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Brownstones in Brooklyn

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park 2
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Prospect Park

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park pond
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Prospect Park Pond

By Noel Hefele

Japanese pagoda tree
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Japanese Pagoda Tree

By Noel Hefele

Beekman and flatbush
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Beekman and Flatbush

By Noel Hefele

Spirit through the trees
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Spirit through the Trees

By Noel Hefele

Fenimore one
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Fenimore One

By Noel Hefele

Manhattan bridge
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Manhattan Bridge

By Noel Hefele

Reflections in midst
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Reflections in Midst

By Noel Hefele

Rutland road
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Rutland Road

By Noel Hefele

Midwood ii
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Midwood II

By Noel Hefele

Forest of fire
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Forest of Fire

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park sunset
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Prospect Park Sunset over Teardrop Island

By Noel Hefele

Before the fall
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Before the Fall

By Noel Hefele

American elm
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American Elm

By Noel Hefele

Brooklyn brownstones
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Brooklyn Brownstones

By Noel Hefele

Statue of lincoln in prospect park
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Statue of Lincoln in Prospect Park

By Noel Hefele

Follow the path
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Follow the Path

By Noel Hefele

Pictures of you
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Pictures of You

By Noel Hefele

Moving through
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Moving Through

By Noel Hefele

Still we live among the trees
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Still we Live among the Trees

By Noel Hefele

Midwood street brooklyn into the sun
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Midwood street, Brooklyn, Into the Sun

By Noel Hefele

Sugar maple
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Sugar Maple

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park path
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Prospect Park Path

By Noel Hefele

Night lamp
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Night Lamp

By Noel Hefele

Cleft ridge arch
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Cleft Ridge Arch

By Noel Hefele

Blazing tree in prospect park
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Blazing Tree in Prospect Park

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park blossoms
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Prospect Park Blossoms

By Noel Hefele

Prospect park waterfall
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Prospect Park Waterfall

By Noel Hefele

Long view
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Long View

By Noel Hefele

Selected Exhibitions

  • Modern Formations
    Pittsburgh, PA, 2011
  • Pop-up Gallery
    Brooklyn, NY, 2011
  • Dartington College of Arts
    Totnes, UK, 2010
  • Proximity Gallery
    Philadelphia, PA, 2009
  • Regina Miller Gallery
    Pittsburgh, PA, 2005

Press and Accolades

  • http://theqatparkside.blogspot.com/2011/10/know-thy-neighbor-noel-hefele.html
    October, 2011
  • http://www.thisissouthdevon.co.uk/American-artist-exploring-new-challenging-view-Totnes/story-12352709-detail/story.html
    January, 2010

Education

  • Dartington College of Arts, Master of Art and Ecology
    Totnes, UK,2010 
  • Carnegie Mellon University, Bachelor of Fine Art
    Pittsburgh, PA,2002