Work 702: Eroded Freedoms 1 – Where Ticket Meets Clamp ( 1 & II )

eroded freedoms 1
Eroded Freedoms 1. Where Ticket meets Clamp
c. Michael St.Mark 2014

Cobbled side street parking restriction lines, Bethnal Green, E. London

First in a new series uncovering and highlighting the inexorable advance of restriction on personal movement commensurate with commercial exploitation of an exploding population and ever-increasing traffic congestion in the capital. Here, 21st century traffic impositions painted over where horse and carriage once cantered and paused freely.
( Doubles ( intended ) as a piece of semi abstract art in its own right )