Photo editorial from the chalk layouts to re-fitting original doors and windows…..
June’s site visit to Kalukanda House showed huge progress and choked me up when I walked into the new space, no longer a shell the house is starting to display it’s own character..
The roof has started to go on, the house is becoming more than a shell plus a tribute to the people in Sri Lanka
This post shows images of the ground breaking ceremony, laying the foundation stone and the site after being razed to the ground
The second instalment about the Sri Lankan adventure, looking for local design and watching people about their daily lives. It’s far too beautiful to walk around without a camera, but in February it was becoming easier to feel like a local.
Introducing the Sri Lankan project. I am a Londoner through and through but that inner connection has never left me, strangely Sri Lankans in Sri Lanka recognise me as one of their own yet are constantly surprised when I tell them I am actually a Sri Lankan.