Blowing off some steam

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Blowing off some steam, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

A recent (recent to me, anyway) addition to the Containr art space in Calgary’s Sunnyside neighbourhood.

Palm, portal

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Palm, portal, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Another small section of a lovely mural in an alley in Calgary’s Kensington neighbourhood.

University monument

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University monument

From a walk on a beautiful Saturday afternoon in Cardiff, Wales, one year ago.

Baths and abbey

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Bath, England, U.K., Baths and Abbey

From my visit pretty much a year ago at this time: A view from inside the Roman Baths in Bath, England, and the grand Bath Abbey behind it.

Made Makes Maker by Micasso

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Made Makes Maker by Micasso

What looks to be a new (or maybe newish?) mural, spotted on a brief wander in Calgary’s Ramsay neighbourhood this weekend.

Block party

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Block party, Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo

A family that (cos)plays together, stays together, am I right? Revellers and participants begin to assemble at Calgary’s Olympic Plaza a few Fridays ago at the conclusion of the annual Parade of Wonders, marking the official start of the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo.

Just for kids

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Just for kids, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

One of the plethora of free lending library that dot the city of Calgary. This one at the Hillhurst-Sunnyside Community Association was seen last month, with the remnants of a spring snowstorm on the ground.

Cassette Lord

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Cassette Lord, Brighton, England

Spotted along one of the main streets in Brighton, England, about a year ago.

Coal Drop Yards

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Coal Drops Yard, London, England, U.K.

Just a few minutes from the King’s Cross/St. Pancras railway complex in London are the Coal Drop Yards, a former industrial area along the Regents Canal being remade for modern retail/leisure, near other new buildings housing offices and residential spaces. Here is one of the buildings, as it was about a year ago.

Likeness of the city

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Likeness of the city, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

When manhole covers double as pieces of public art. Found recently in Calgary.