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Butte Aux Cailles Doors

It’s holiday season and the streets of Butte-aux-Cailles are very quiet.  Lots of shutters are closed, showing off subtle colour combinations and making it easier to photograph doors without seeming to peer in windows. 65 more words

Paris Streets

On the Wall 4

Street art in Butte-aux-Cailles covers the full range from discreetly subtle to messily vibrant.  A few walls are established as free for all spaces, layered in ever changes images.   49 more words

Paris Streets

A Green Door Scrapbook

Sombre, dark green that’s almost black would pass the strictest Parisian building code.  Blue-tinged, mineral green is a classic, historic shade but apple green and brilliant lime are rather more daring.   38 more words


Chasing Rainbows

At the end of another overcast, grey day I went looking for rainbows.  I’d only just turned off the boulevard towards Butte aux Cailles when the familiar colours of a Seth mural caught my eye. 277 more words


Fish and Fowl

A cold grey day brightened by some strange creatures in Butte aux Cailles.

The birds are by Brazilian artist Mateus Bailon.

The fish and his friend are by… 22 more words