BY Pass

BY-PASS is a Photographic study stemming from a controversial roading project that cut through the heart of the Cuba street In Wellington New Zealand between 2004-2008

This part of this central city area was left in a political limbo for 25 years as the bureaucrats decided on the impending By Pass project that was to cut through a historical part of the city.

During this time A community of artists, creatives and small businesses attracted by cheep inner-city rents occupied this place and made it home during this uncertain time .

This study explores a unique landscape that developed in the absents of commercialization,

The story follows the assertion of change as its transformed from a community to commercial space.