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               9.10.09 - on site, library block - click here to enlarge image 6.4.11 – 17th floor, The Collins’ flat - click here to enlarge image 31.10.09 - on site, library block - click here to enlarge image

Archaeology of urban time:
drawing Dalston  2009-2011

With a 6 month extension to my role as artist in residence on the Dalston Square construction site, I began to work on a larger scale. When new residents Ben and Jane Collins moved into a flat on the 17th floor, a space I'd drawn within during the construction phase, they invited me into their home to draw. The drawings are records of my encounters with transforming spaces. They chart the shifting relationship between building and city, the changing nature of the space as the tower block evolves through time and the emergence of domesticity, perched upon layers of raw construction.

29.10.10 - 18th floor, the Collins' flat - click here to enlarge image 20.10.09- on site, 15th floor B block - click here to enlarge image 7.10.09 – from the Print House roof, Ashwin Street- click here to enlarge image

18.3.10 - from the roof garden, 9th floor B Block - click here to enlarge image 17.12.0 9 - on site, exterior space between B block and the library - click here to enlarge image 27.1.11 – 18th floor,  the Collins’ flat - click here to enlarge image

Installation view, solo show Geffrye Museum

Press SEEN London; Hackney Citizen
Londonist.