St. Martin-in-the-Fields

The view from on high

I find this photo postcard of the St. Martin-in-the-Fields church at Trafalgar Square to be very striking.  What makes it more interesting is that it was taken from atop an empty plinth in the Square by Carol, who sent this to me.  As a participant in an art project entitled One & Other, which started on 6 July and ends on 14 October, 2,400 participants will each spend an hour on the empty fourth plinth in the square, and may do whatever they wish.  Many just stand around; many perform mundane activities; a few are outrageous.

You can read and watch more about the project, you can watch it live, and you can even go back in time and watch Carol’s time on the plinth, Sunday, 19 July from 3 – 4 AM.

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1 Response

  1. What a fantastic shot, and from one of my favorite spots in the whole world! No, not the fourth plinth, but Trafalgar Square. Actually, London – anywhere in London – is my favorite spot in the whole world. ;D

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