You hear a lot about construction starts, but when exactly does the construction stop? 2015 seems to be International Year of the Refresh and the Rebuild.
One interesting thing about all of those nailed-in sheets of plywood is the street artists they attract. Some of these illustrators, painters and collage-builders take good time to create installations from one section of the building to the next. Usually, these artists are unknown to all but the most savvy of street-exhibition insiders.
Here is a recent set of pictures that cropped up in Old Montreal. Artist unknown.
Written by Elizabeth Newton