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Photo of the Week: Roger Hiorns

Wednesday 23 October 2013
Words Darren Skene

‘Seizure’ by Roger Hiorns, 2008.

The artist covered a condemned council flat in South London in copper sulphate crystals.

75,000 litres of copper sulphate solution were pumped into the council flat to create a surreal crystalline growth on the walls, floor, ceiling and bath of this abandoned dwelling.