cadillac ranch
Art

cadillac ranch

the postmark on the reverse dates this postcard at 1994, meaning it originates from before the site moved two miles west in 1997. in contrast to many current images of cadillac ranch in which the cars have been repeatedly repainted and covered in graffiti, the simplicity of this image is particularly striking. with the bright … Continue reading

Places

the mad hatter

during the [very] brief spell of sunny weather we had in the uk at the end of may, i made a trip down to margate for the tracey emin exhibition opening. the night before i’d spotted an interesting character at the gallery dressed all in yellow [not hard to miss!] and it turned out he … Continue reading

Art

crash + burn

I saw this written on the wall of a disused shop in Margate so it kind of resonates with the sense of disillusion and personal struggle of the recession. What I really like though is that someone wrote it to be read, to make you feel something, to express some shared sense of humanity. And … Continue reading