jd wylie

Matching collage and digital photographs   Spirit of the Game

 

Responding to Barton Road Cricket Ground, one of the spaces under consideration by City Council for development.  Commissioned by the Oxford branch for the Council for the Protection of Rural England,  the group exhibition was staged at Bartholmew Chapel, Oxford.

 

This overgrown ground provides breathing green space amongst the suburban streets.  A terrritory fenced in. Although the bird population can fly over the boundaries, their survival is bound by territorial areas. The organisation of bird population and the laws of cricket. over the same space.

 

Both sets of order likely to be lost in the near future.

 

'Lost Landscapes'  2012  

      Spirit of the Game