Blue Fairies

Installation #2 of 3, downtown, note my fancy new Spanish shoes… Hamton, a ghost town in eastern Saskatchewan, is completely abandoned, as is the CNR (Canadian National Rail). The public hall was most recently used as an indoor skateboard park. This window graffiti in the front door reflects the green grass beyond—eliminating the blazing sun […]

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Road Trilogy – Fine Art from the Road

Fine art photographers Greg Gerla, David Leech, and Andrew Miller will all be in the Image Seekers Urban Concept Gallery to present their vision of a road trip. Please join us for artist insight, treats, refreshments, and a visual feast for the eyes. ArtWalk, September 2015, open Saturday 19th, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, and […]

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Dereliction – Colours of Abandonment

Abstractions Opening Saturday, Dereliction is an eye on things abandoned: ignored, forgotten, forlorn, fading away, dismissed by our modern predilection for everything new. Following the Ghost Town Trail along obsolete railroads: from Tiny to Biggar, Eastend to Westbend, Smuts to Maidstone. Exploring houses, stores, shops, barns, and churches left to the elements, owls, and racoons. […]

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Apex Corrosion Engineering

Corrosion is Beautiful — Corrosion as Art Check out Apex Corrosion’s new web site – featuring a Corrosion as Art page. Apex specializes in cathodic protection – an important safety element of oil and gas pipelines and ships. Canadian Kenworth doesn’t have any protection – Ghost Truck Phantom 309 corroding away at the infamous Ghost […]

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Reconnaissance

Dereliction—Reconnaissance

Two Week Reconnaissance Road Trip We wanted to test the effluent – see if there was enough abandoned dereliction left around to warrant a longer photography expedition. So the adventure began: we hopped in the Jeep and headed south, mostly Saskatchewan ghost towns, for two weeks. We absolutely found stuff: perishing, disintegrating, crackling: Whizz Bang […]

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Prairie Ghost Towns

Dereliction – Coming Soon

Dereliction—Colours of Abandonment Our latest photography expeditions are being compiled – just in time for Exposure Festival in February. Dereliction is an eye on things abandoned: ignored, forgotten, forlorn, fading away, dismissed by our modern predilection for everything new. Following the Ghost Town Trail along obsolete railroads: from Tiny to Biggar, Eastend to Westbend, Smuts […]

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