Christine Navin (aka Violet Shuraka) is a photographer, graphic designer, and publisher based in Brooklyn, NY. In 2000, Navin created Cheap & Plastique, an art publication, to showcase her design aesthetic and her knack for picking out emerging talents in the art world. She has published 12 editions and has since started a companion blog.
Navin photographed this Galaxie 500 in West Street in Greenpoint. Later, she met the owner. The car broke down soon after the picture was taken.