Coming or Going

Urban architecture in transition.

This facade adorns a corner of Charlottesville’s Market Street pedestrian mall. If I recall correctly, it used to be a bank. It looks as if it was in the process of being converted to mixed retail-living space when the economic bottom dropped out.

It’s got a little bit of almost everything I like. Exposed architectural elements, rust, reflective layers, nature taking over, urban detritus. I should have taken my time a little more with the composition.

That guy in the back on the left? Not really there. (Gotta love it.)


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Fountain pool drain.Yet another image from the grounds of the National Presbyterian Church…
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