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Mike Hewson

M Hewson, Manchester St, 27 June 2014 062 M Hewson, Manchester St, 27 June 2014 068

The latest of Mike Hewson’s transformative installations, this time adorning the old Trinity Church on the corner of Manchester and Worcester Streets. Playing on the disappearance of architectural elements and the reconstitution of our perception and memory of our surroundings is a fitting concept in Christchurch. I have noticed recently how many buildings that had taken on new identities post-quake are now being torn down, it is an interesting aspect of our becoming accustomed to the changed environment, only to have it change once more…