I lost a day along the way

Studio Art Supplies garage door on Crummer Road.  The door was painted a few years ago, but I like how the stickered rubbish bins compliment (or is it complement?) the aesthetic.

Magnolia magic

The little magnolia tree around the corner always punches above its weight when springtime rolls around.

Aretha’s on the Rock Shop wall

On K Road. Street artist Paul Walsh commemorates the Queen of Soul. He calls his style, ‘pop surrealism’ and also paints utility boxes around the city: In a city where there are huge billboards and advertisements and hoardings – there is a lot of public space which is colonised by commerce, and it’s nice to…

Holy Family

I guess the Holy Family’s got to get trekking early if they’re going to make it from Auckland to Bethlehem by Christmas.  Spotted on Great North Road in Grey Lynn.