“When Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen moved to Byker, an English neighborhood in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, she was drawn to the laughter, the children playing in the streets, the energy. For her, this blue-collar community brimmed with life.
Then it was demolished.”
- A Tale of Two Stories: An Interview with Robert Gauthier
- The Daily Edit The New York Times: Alec Soth