After the completion of the “Ghost of Water Row” Project, it was suggested that we took the project through the streets of Govan, as part of the Govan Fair. The Fair itself is the oldest community fair in the City of Glasgow and dates back to 1756, when it was established by the Govan Weavers Society. Since then the Fair and Parade has always taken place on the first Friday of June. The project was developed in collaboration with Andrew McAvoy through the firm of Edo Architecture.
Image (c) Ann nisbet
As part of Doors Open Day on Saturday 18th September 2010, the local community and creative cluster around Glasgow Cross joined forces in grassroots style to transform James Morrison Street into a vibrant public space full of activity and performance.Between 10am and 4pm there was an eclectic programme of events including film screenings in the urban escape theatre, free homemade soup and Jim Morrison branded toast, a buskers stage, tea