FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

I KNOW I KNOW WHAT FREEDOM FESTIVAL OF 2017? THAT WAS AGES AGO….

I HAVE DECIDED TO LET THE SUMMER GO AND CONSIDER THIS AS MY GOODBYE. I HAVE NOT POSTED THE PHOTOS FROM FREEDOM FESTIVAL’S 10th ANNIVERSARY, BECAUSE OF MANY REASONS, BUT ALSO TO HAVE THAT FEELING THAT I AM STILL IN LATE AUGUST, EARLY SEPTEMBER. BUT THE WEATHER OUTSIDE SCREAMS WINTER, CHRISTMAS AND SO ON….

 

THESE ARE THE HIGHLIGHTS OF FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017 – SECOND YEAR RUNNING FREEDOM FESTIVAL ASKED ME TO BE ONE OF THEIR PHOTOGRAPHERS, SUCH AN HONOUR +LOOKING BACK IT WAS SPECTACULAR. TRUE CELEBRATION OF ART, CULTURE, MUSIC, PEOPLE AND HULL.

FREEDOM FESTIVAL ANNA BEAN MONKEY HOUSE KAG
ANNA BEAN/BLUEBEANY MONKEY HOUSE PARTY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREEDOM FESTIVAL LES GIRAFES
LES GIRAFES COMPAGNIE OFF FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017LES GIRAFES
COMPAGNIE OFF
FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MUSIC ON CYCLES LA DINAMO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MUSIC ON CYCLES LA DINAMO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GRANTHOLOGY THE BUREAUS OF RANDOM ACTS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GRANTHOLOGY THE BUREAUS OF RANDOM ACTS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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PEARL'S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEARL’S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THIEVING HARRY'S FREEDOM FESTIVAL HUMBER STREET HULL 2017
THIEVING HARRY’S PREPARATIONS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
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EL VITAE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
 CLOSE UP PEARL'S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE  FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEARL’S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
AN ANGLE OF PEARL'S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEARL’S CAB RIDE MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
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LES GIRAFES COMPAGNIE OFF FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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ZENA EDWARDS SPEAK OUT TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
ZENA EDWARDS SPEAK OUT TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MUSIC ON CYCLES LA DINAMO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MUSIC ON CYCLES LA DINAMO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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FESTIVAL GARDENS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SEVEN GAMES HULL FREEDOM CHORUS HUMBER STREET GALLERY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SEVEN GAMES HULL FREEDOM CHORUS HUMBER STREET GALLERY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SEVEN GAMES HULL FREEDOM CHORUS HUMBER STREET GALLERY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SEVEN GAMES HULL FREEDOM CHORUS HUMBER STREET GALLERY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MARTIN GREEN WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MARTIN GREEN GREETS AN ARTIST WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BEATS BUS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017 RAPPING
BEATS BUS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BEATS BUS THE CREW FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BEATS BUS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEOPLE DANCING FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
ARTISTS DANCING WITH MEMBER OF PUBLIC FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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FACE PAINTING 4 U HUMBER STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FACE PAINTING 4 U HUMBER STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREETOWN MIX MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

 

CLOSE UP THE VOYAGE OF SYBILLE COPPERDOLLAR FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE VOYAGE OF SYBILLE COPPERDOLLAR FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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MONSTER COLOURS&THE TRIP FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
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A MERRY URBAN MESS LES VERNISSEURS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE MESS OF A MERRY URBAN MESS LES VERNISSEURS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
A MERRY URBAN MESS LES VERNISSEURS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
LADY AND A SOLDIER COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

CARRYING FLAG COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

FLAG COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
LADY PLAYING PIANO
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SMILING LADY COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SERVING FOOD
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
DANCING
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PLAYING INSTRUMENTS ON TABLE COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PLAYING MUSIC INSTRUMENTS
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
POURING DRINK COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
DRUMS COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEOPLE EATING COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SOLDIERS COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FOOD TASTING COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PROPOSAL ON ONE KNEE COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PROPOSAL COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GROUP PHOTO COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
COUNTING SHEEP REVOLUTION A GUERRILLA FOLK OPERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
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EL VITAE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAGNIFYING GLASS DJ FRIETMACHINE SUPERHALLO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
DJ FRIETMACHINE SUPERHALLO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
POTATO PEEL DJ FRIETMACHINE  SUPERHALLO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
DJ FRIETMACHINE SUPERHALLO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FRYER
DJ FRIETMACHINE SUPERHALLO FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN ENGAGING WITH THE VIEWERS MAN AND BEAST COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN AND BEAST COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN DANCING MAN AND BEAST  COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN AND BEAST COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GROUP OF MEN DANCING MAN AND BEAST  COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN AND BEAST COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SHOT FROM A DISTANCE MAN AND BEAST  COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN AND BEAST COMPANY CHAMELEON FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE FOOTHBATH TERRACE&VESPAUDIO SWOOLISH FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE FOOTHBATH TERRACE&VESPAUDIO SWOOLISH FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN ON THE SWOOLISH GARAGE MOTORBIKE  THE FOOTHBATH TERRACE&VESPAUDIO SWOOLISH  FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE FOOTHBATH TERRACE&VESPAUDIO SWOOLISH FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GIRL WATCHING THE BEASTS SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
LITTLE GIRL LOOKING AWAY SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
C4DI SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GIRL TOUCHING THE BEAST
SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GIRLS SURROUNDED BY SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SAURUS: GIANT BEASTS FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES CLOSE ACT THEATRE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE NEWBURY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN STANDING ON SCAFFOLDING 451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE NEWBURY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SURROUNDED BY FIRE
451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE NEWBURY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEOPLE WATCHING THE 451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
451 PERIPLUM AND CORN EXCHANGE NEWBURY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE BAINA TRAMPA FRITZ FALLEN LA COLLECTIF G BISTAKI FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE BAINA TRAMPA FRITZ FALLEN LA COLLECTIF G BISTAKI FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN SAT ON THE CHAIR THE BAINA TRAMPA FRITZ FALLEN LA COLLECTIF G BISTAKI FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
THE BAINA TRAMPA FRITZ FALLEN LA COLLECTIF G BISTAKI FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
TENT TALKS UNIVERSITY OF HULL, HULL 17 AND GUARDIAN LIVE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
TENT TALKS UNIVERSITY OF HULL, HULL 17 AND GUARDIAN LIVE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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EQUILIBRIUS THE BULLZINI FAMILY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
EQUILIBRIUS THE BULLZINI FAMILY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
JOLLY HOLIDAY SWANK FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
JOLLY HOLIDAY SWANK FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SUITCASE BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
LADY HOLDING A PASSPORT BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PASSPORT BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
TWO PEOPLE PERFORMING BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
WALL OF SUITCASES BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
LONDON BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PHOTOS BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PASSPORT CHECKING
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GROUP OF PERFORMERS BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN LOOKING THROUGH THE WINDOW
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN DANCING BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
BRIDGES Y PUENTES THE RAGROOF PLAYERS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

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THE DRUMMER HAPPY ENDINGS MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
HAPPY ENDINGS MUSIC STAGE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

DAVID BURNS IN THE CROWDS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017GIRL ENJOYING MUSIC IN THE CROWDS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

GALA TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
GALA TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
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HAIRCUTS BY CHILDREN MAMMALIAN DIVING REFLEX FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CROWDS HULL INTERNATIONALE CARNIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
HULL INTERNATIONALE CARNIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SELFIE WITH CARNIVAL PERFORMERS HULL INTERNATIONALE CARNIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
HULL INTERNATIONALE CARNIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MAN WITH A MONSTER
HULL INTERNATIONALE CARNIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
POLICE MAN HAVING A CONVERSATION WITH STRANGER WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
POLICE MAN WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
WHILE HAVING SOUP ATSA PRINCESS DOCK STREET FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CROWDS ENJOYING THE PERFORMANCE CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
DANGEROUS MOVES CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MATT GREETING EVERYONE CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CLASS TO GLASS MATT BERNARD FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SCIENCE TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SCIENCE TENT FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

PEOPLE CHEERING FOR THE CAMERA FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017A COUPLE LISTENING TO MUSIC FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA MARKET THEATRE MUSICIANS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA MARKET THEATRE MUSICIANS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SINGER FROM
SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA MARKET THEATRE MUSICIANS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
WIDE SHOT OF PERFORMERS SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA MARKET THEATRE MUSICIANS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA MARKET THEATRE MUSICIANS FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
TV AT THE MONEY HOUSE PARTY ANNA BEAN/ BLUEBEANY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
MONEY HOUSE PARTY ANNA BEAN/ BLUEBEANY FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

STREET PERFORMER FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

PEOPLE RAISING GLASS AT THE
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
ZOE HUGHES AT THE
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
PEOPLE ENJOYING FOOD AT THE FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
ANDY TRAIN AT THE
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL GOODIES FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
CURRY AT THE FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017
ANDY TRAIN ASKS EVERYONE TO RAISE THEIR GLASSES AT THE
FREEDOM FEASTIVAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2017

WHAT WAS YOUR HIGHLIGHT?

MY CITY OF CULTURE – MY HULL – WEEK 20

Week 20 of the Hull City Of Culture 2017 and I call it ENGAGED. I WAS ENGAGED.

Week started off with rainy and dull Tuesday, but there was one person who was up bright and early [dark and too early] to transform a wall into a amazing graffiti mural.

This guy is Calvin Innes – Artist Illustrator&Cartoonist. We met at the Larkin Out Festival, he is founder of Drunk Animal, he is not drunk and he is very talented.

He was commissioned by Creative ENRG to create a mural that represents people from Hull succeeding in business [once upon a time].

I visited him on early hours and then later on the day to see the working progress.

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My promise to go back on photograph the finished piece was not very productive as the wall was used as doors and covered with fencing. The finished piece looks amazing, brightens up the Fruit Market Area and hopefully I will be able to photograph it in full soon.

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I was also ENGAGED to find the Ground down Beverley Road on Thursday. To my disappointment, it was closed.
Instead I had a little wonder around the area. The sun was shining and the mood was 100% happy.

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Finally I had the opportunity to get close to the scrubby looking Trafalgal Street Church. The building close up reveals incredible texture and detail.

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The building is fascinating from outside and I wouldn’t mind to brake in inside. So if there are any offers, please feel free to message.

On Saturday my beloved Hessle Road was on the spotlight.
When I moved to UK, Hull, my first home was down Hessle Road, so the are is special to me. Even though I have moved to the other side of Hull I often visit the area.

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It is so familiar, many of the shops still have the same people working there, my favourite take away, flower shop, Kurdish shop and off course the monumental BOYSES.

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Saturday was the day when the three giant graffiti murals down Hessle Road were unveiled officially with people involved in making/organising also being there. There is a story around every single mural and Fisherman memorial in the middle of Hessle Road remembering people who died at the sea, engraved in silver plaques.

There is lots to tell, the event was amazing, good coverage with many photographers capturing the event, locals gathering,  Hull City Of Culture 2017 volunteers and so on….

I had a very busy morning before that, I was still in my running gear when I arrived early, I was still out of breath after Park Run, but I was keen to capture the three, four stopping points.

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Halfway Public House – The Fisherman’s mural-representing the hard life experienced working at sea. Artists – Kev Largey, Lydia Caprani and Sharon Darley.

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Fotoworx – Depicting St Andrew, the patron sain of fisherman, guiding a mariner through stormy water’s. This also marks the entrance to St Andrews Ward, and Hessle Road, the heart of Hull’s fishing heritage. Artists – Neil Posto Deanes and Keith Homes.

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The same day I went to the DepartDepart is a controversial performance in the grave yard. Yes, grave yard – cemetery. Right up my street[COS END OF LIFE PROJECT]. I was so looking forward to it [thanks to Caroline and Andrew from Hull Homeless Community Project for a ticket that I was so desperate for. YOU ARE AWESOME].
Off course I brought camera with me.

It was very strange, that there was no information about not being able to take photos, but mid-way, the event staff started telling people off for taking photos/videos. I managed to capture some incredible moments, before I started feeling really uncomfortable clicking away.
Depart really was something special – experience that can’t be captured in photos, we even had thunder and lighting at some point…
The performers often made an eye contact with viewers and that was unusual and so effective. The mud, small walkways and darkness created an environment that I have never been in.

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WHAT A WEEK I HAD. VERY DENSE, INTENSE AND ENGAGED. ENGAGED WITH HULL. WITH CULTURE.

HIGHLIGHTS:
DEPART AND HESSLE ROAD MURAL OPENING.

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THIS WEEK IS ALL ABOUT WORK, BUSINESS PLAN AND END OF THE WEEK – RADIO 1’S BIG WEEKEND.

I AM TAKING FILM INSTEAD OF DIGITAL [JUST COS MY GEAR IS NOT WELCOME ON THE SITE (sadface)]  SO THE PHOTOS WILL TAKE EXTRA TIME TO APPEAR ON DA BLOG.

#GETCULTUREDMOVEMENT