In the new graphic novel “Imagine Wanting Only This,” Kristen Radtke weaves together an examination of decaying places with that of the frailty of the human heart. Continue reading
Urban explorer Andre Govia is “addicted to decay.” He visited 900 locations in 22 countries. While confronting the hazards of trespassing in derelict buildings, he photographed abandoned hospitals, hotels, theme parks and mansions.
For more than 30 years, Los Angeles-based artist RISK has been creating colorful murals on everything from highway overpasses — known as “heavens” — to dilapidated buildings, walls, trains and buses. He recently joined eight other graffiti artists to paint on the abandoned Miami Marine Stadium. Continue reading