A little sun and a little moisture sprouted this grass in the middle of the steel silos, in the midst of Minneapolis’ “graffiti graveyard”. Two images of time: nature growing through industry and rust dissolving old art in the elements.
This movable chute came off its rails.
Power House, 2000s From the roof of the larger power plant’s Building A, Hastings, MN’s lights burn behind the smokestacks.
Unit 4’s lower levels.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
On the second floor of the former casket plant, which was retrofitted with a conveyor system to coat finished products.
Inside the towering offices, Firestone-colored staircases connect senseless rows of wood-paneled offices.
It’s a straight view from the projection booth to the stage, but hell of a walk. At a fast pace, I think it would take 10 minutes to walk from this spot to the chair. Behind the curtains is a big white screen, so the theatre could be used for either stagework or moving pictures. The two projectors are set up for 3D movies right now–hence the little switch below the window–a Polaroid 3D synchronizer. Cool, huh?