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from Into The Gloss

Audrey Wollen's Art & Sad Girl Theory

"We've really fixated on loving ourselves—there's this ethos of excess and approval, making it cool and fun to be a girl. The problem is: it isn't really cool and fun to be girl. it is an experience of brutal alienation and constant fear of violence. All the amazing parts of girlhood (of which there are many) are survival tactics that that girls have created in this face of reality."

from Rob Cartwright Photography | 2011/12 Photoaday Challenge

Sighthill: Wednesday 13 June (365.360° Day 325)

Red Road flats, Glasgow, 1960s. from The Glasgow Story The two 31-storey tower blocks and four 31-storey point blocks were designed for Glasgow Corporation in 1962 by Sam Bunton & Associates and at that time were the tallest residential blocks in Europe. They were built with steel frames clad in asbestos panels, the first time such a technique had been used in Glasgow. The asbestos has since been replaced.

Old & New Glasgow by Oscar Marzoroli. ... From a purely aesthetic point of view (along with a few others), this just tears at my heartstrings....