Since the foundry went cold, I decided to turn down my color temperature… In the background, a chart showing graphite dispersion is one of the few artifacts left on the foundry floor.
The sound of water running in the distance.
A better view of the belt system that drives all the machinery in the plant.
An article from Minnpost describes this design as “marital”, and I could not agree more.
Fake Fact: The term ‘stovetop hat’ was coined by Island Station’s architect while trying to explain why he wanted to put the steel chimney on the station. ‘Live Here’ was part of the advertising when the building was host to artist lofts. They weren’t kidding.
2016. A section of the third floor that has changed a lot over the years. Compare to 2006 shot.
Christmas lights from the time Island Station was an art studio lean against a rusty boiler.