Queens veteran and longtime cabbie represents New York City in national art exhibit – New York Daily News

“I picked her up, she took some pictures, took some notes and that was it until about six months ago,” McDonagh said. “Then it was, ‘My project is now complete.’ I’m like, ‘What project?’ Then I go, ‘Oh, my God, look at this,’ and I started searching the internet and I’m like, ‘This is big, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime thing. It’s just something else.’ ”