MCH/BLANK

Official website for Mark C. Hewitt / Blank Productions

Polska by the Sea
LLL Productions
Eastbourne Station, 11 - 26 April, 2009


Collaborative installation
Photographs by Lisa Barnard
Interview texts & overall concept by Mark C. Hewitt
Technical design by Matt Haycocks
Installation by
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An installation at Eastbourne Station as part of Eastbourne Festival 2009. Large banner portraits by award-winning photographer Lisa Barnard hung from the roof of Eastbourne Station accompanied by a rack of 24 postcards, combining photographs of domestic ephemera with snippets of texts from interviews conducted by by Mark Hewitt with Polish people living and working in Eastbourne focusing on their thoughts, aspirations and sense of identity.

See the gallery and narrative pages:
photo gallery


The project was developed in close collaboration with Polish community networking group, Polskie Eastbourne. (With special thanks to Miriam Miklaszewska

Opening Polska
Photos © Lisa Barnard, 2009

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A boxed set of the postcards created for the project is now available through the
LLL website.