Alcohol consumption is a highly debated problem in the UK: binge drinking and its consequences often make newspapers’ headlines. Attention is usually drawn to anti-social behaviour and health related problems.
Rather than focusing on the actual act of drinking, this project is about “reminders”: the tangible and material outcomes of “boozing”. While proofs of the night’s before excesses are usually quickly swept away in the richer/tourist facing areas of the city, poorer areas of London remain covered with what is left behind. Beers, energy drinks and various types of bottles or cans are “artistically” positioned in some really imaginative locations.The images below were produced during various weekends of wandering around: all objects were photographed as found.