Detroit Lives

Thema: Urban exploration. Beschreibung: In recent years, Detroit has become the Mecca for those interested in urban decay photography. Detroit is not just a series of impressive abandoned ruins. It is a city that is undergoing a mini-renaissance, driving many small business owners and artists with the promise of qualified labour and low cost of … Weiterlesen

Museum of Broken Relationships

Thema: A documentation of love gone wrong. Beschreibung: The Museum of Broken Relationships grew from a traveling exhibition revolving around the concept of failed relationships and their ruins. Unlike ‘destructive’ self-help instructions for recovery from failed loves, the Museum offers a chance to overcome an emotional collapse through creation: by contributing to the Museum’s collection. … Weiterlesen

Last House Standing

Thema: Urban observation. Beschreibung: One of the architectural quirks of certain cities on the eastern seaboard of the U.S. is the solo row house. Standing alone, in some of the worst neighborhoods, these nineteenth century structures were once attached to similar row houses that made up entire city blocks. Time and major demographic changes have … Weiterlesen

Bowery Boogie – Lower East Side News and Lifestyle

Thema: Bowery Boogie is a New York City-based, hyperlocal website that chronicles the happenings of the Lower East Side. Beschreibung: The mission is to document the past, present, and future of the ever-changing neighborhood landscape. In doing so, everything from the latest local news and community events, to street art, graffiti, and film set location … Weiterlesen

A year in the life of a Helsinki street

Thema: Urban observation. Beschreibung: The beginning of a new year is traditionally the time for introspection and looking back on the year that was. And also more more than often it is about making a list of the best “long play records” that was released that year. But that’s of course not how we roll … Weiterlesen

Detroiturbex – Exploring and Understanding The City of Detroit

Thema: Urban exploration and documentation of change in Detroit. Beschreibung: Raising awareness of the social and economic challenges the city of Detroit faces through photography. Ort: Detroit, USA Web und Text-/Bildquelle: http://www.detroiturbex.com What Happened to Detroit: http://www.detroiturbex.com/why/index.html Detroit Now and Then: http://detroiturbex.com/content/ba/index.html