Westminster Gothic
18 Apr 2023

With a river running along and trees surrounding, you’d never know you’re in the heart of the city. And a genuine heart too – working class, blue collar, real people. Not the oligarchs or the politicians or the celebs – they are as hidden as the skyscrapers are behind the treeline, freak sideshows relegated to where they belong.

For the moment – here.

Riverboat houses and industrial banks; dense wilderness abundant of details but shaded behind the subtlety of hues; a murder of gulls and anorexic trees frozen into the shapes of Tim Burton props; and always just the promise of sun.

Life is filled with other feelings, other places, other experiences, other stimulants, other impulses, other atmospheres.

But for a brief moment – on its own terms – here…