MAY DAY by Johnnie Shand Kydd

Published by Jay Jopling/White Cube (2004)
24 Pages, 15 x 21 cm, Paperback
ISBN: 0-9546501-2-3

MAY DAY is Shand Kydd’s almost abstract series of boarded-up shop fronts that he took on May Day 2001, when he noticed all the Bond Street shops had been barricaded against demonstrators. The usual salubrious addresses are reduced to geometric plywood forms, in a not-unpleasing way.