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Massey Leisure Centre and Library (Jeff Thomson)

Massey Leisure Centre and Library (Jeff Thomson)

The Massey Leisure Centre and Library next to the Westgate shopping centre sports corrugated iron lettering by the master of corrugations, Jeff Thomson. It appears in three different places on the building.

More on this library on Claire Gummer’s Latitude of Libraries.…

Painted Boxes: Caught in the Act

In this post we pay tribute to the artists who liven up our neighbourhoods with paintings on utility boxes (transformers, traffic control boxes, telecommunications cabinets, etc). Nearly three years ago, I started taking pictures of these works, occasionally inclusive of the artist.…

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