Cornwall for Sale

This body of work takes a journey around the heart of Cornwall, exploring the usual appearances of “for sale” signs in public.

With the end of the mining era, Cornwall has found itself economically struggling for the past few decades. The county currently carries the title of being among the most deprived regions in the UK, with main income coming from agriculture, tourism and funding by the European union.

Being inspired by social economic issues from the current world and with rising real estate prices in Cornwall, exploring the phenomenon of businesses finding it hard to keep afloat and unfortunately closing down, leaving behind an empty space with an uncertain future.

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