Archive for the ‘Departure’ Tag

Departure, Marseille, 20 June 2010


Parting Shot

Tottenham Court Road to Arsenal 3

As Zineb observes, a journey doesn’t necessarily involve travel from one country to another. Riding the train from one Tube station to the next can also be a journey.

Tottenham Court Road to Arsenal 1

What is a Journey?

In Soho, Zineb Sedira tells me that, for her, journeys begin with herself, her family, and the telling of stories. It is in this sense, perhaps, that the beginning of every journey involves a return that is perpetually remade in the retelling. Retold and also reframed with every new picture that maps unexpected destinations.

Manchester A-Z, 4 June 2010

A memento of John’s departure from Cornerhouse at Oxford Rd, Manchester on 4 June 2010. The inclusion of London Road and Dover Street strangely anticipates his next calling points.

Colonial Static

Salt and data seas to cross into and away from Continental Europe. A journey between the paper history of colonialism and the deep sea static of information flows.