Although they may appear deserted or empty, the neighbourhood shops featured in Shopfront Documents were, in the main, open for business in the past three years during which these photographs were made. Most still are.
In their unselfconscious way, these visually rich, characterful and distinctive facades disclose the patina of centuries of changing use, taste and lives. Seen and studied together, they clearly reflect the conditions of life on the streets they face.
HARDBACK | 124 pages | 235mm x 191mm | 9.25" x 7.50" | First edition, 2020 | ISBN 978-1-912528-22-6 | Free worldwide shipping
The images are the work of Red Box Photography, a group of radical photographers based in Scotland.