Folk Tech

Walking Through Cities: Part 27



There’s something about industrial buildings. In the years after the second world war, when new factories and production lines began to spring up, they were a source of disquiet. Popular Science Fiction like Quatermass made them the breeding grounds for alien invasion. And after all, who knows what lays inside those strange metal silos?



There is an inherently physical quality to such structures. Bodies in their own right. Whereas the city centres are ever more abstract, here we find environments designed to an unflinching model of purpose and production.  Even after death, they leave their mark.




This entry was published on February 15, 2015 at 4:51 pm. It’s filed under Art, City Life, photography and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: