First it was The Cows...
Between 1999 and 2000, over 500 cow statues started to randomly appear all over New York City. (See the Cow Parade website for more info.)
Photos courtesy of "The Gates @ Central Park"
In 2005, 7,500 bright orange "gates" lined 23 miles (36.8 km) of footpaths in Central Park. (More information on The Gates is available at NYC.Gov.)
Earlier this year there were the R2D2 Mailboxes...
Photo courtesy of wsh1266
And now, for the past month, our Taxis have looked like this:
Photo courtesy of kjgrow
Photo courtesy of melinni