As I had previously worked on a derelict building, and the uplift that come with the brightness of my installation seemed to receive good feedback, I decided to e-mail Blackburn council asking if they had any buildings which were due to be demolished.
Adding colour, and making dull lifeless buildings look more exciting, transforming them into a piece of art is rewarding, and feels like I am paying a good deed towards the town.
I wasn’t very hopeful about a reply, as I am aware that gaining permission to work outdoors legally can often be quite difficult. A short while later I received the following reply:
The reply seemed quite hopeful, as he disclosed two locations which were due to be closed down.
I replied with the following: