“Take Me Out Of This Dull World!” Ponderings upon Mark Leckey, Transcendence, and the Thin Places Within Urban Landscapes…

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“I had a sense of being propelled into the future while at the same time reversed into the prehistoric past. A past which held an animistic idea of the world, in which rocks and trees could speak” Leckey, in Wallis & Coustou 2019,16 This week, I was lucky enough to …

Conduit: A Tale of Connection Through Concrete

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Slapped, spittle spattered, the girl ran. Ran towards the flyover, her place of safety, the space where others feared to tread, let alone linger. Here, the girl fell out of sight, out of time. The concrete enveloping her like wings, supplying solace, sanctuary, a place to breathe… A hot summer’s …

Ponderings Upon Underpasses as Places of Veneration, Desecration, and Gateways to Other Dimensions

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For Phase 1 of the Underpasses Are Liminal Places project (July – November 2020), I asked field ops to place a sticker(s) within their chosen underpass, or underpasses. They were then required to record the ‘adventures’ of their stickers through photographing them every couple of weeks and sending these images …

Deep Stratigraphies, Deeper Memories, Deepest Fears: How Underpasses Permeate The Netherworld, And The Mind

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“The further downward you travel, the closer you come to the power” (Ackroyd 2012, 3) Underpasses are to be found within many towns and cities. They also appear within rural landscapes, often manifesting as tunnels and flyovers. Spaces of transportation; by foot, pedal, automotive, other… Movement equals transition, not only …