Writers, artists, and Batman: 2013 in pictures: May

The sea, the sky. New grungy grey art on Colombo Street.
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Last days of the BNZ bank on Armagh Street.
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Workers on Kilmore Street.
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Sunrise.
By the Isaac Theatre Royal facade.
Isaac Theatre Royal facade in the early morning sun. With bird.
Looking over to Ronnie van Hout through the Exclesior facade on Manchester Street.
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Odeon on Tuam Street.
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Skateboardy park action in St Albans.
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New Brighton.
Ferris wheel.
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Burnt up art guy.
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Beautiful lady.
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New art in the Restart. Mike Hewson zushes up the Lichfield Street carpark.
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“They removed the tussocks and filled in the ruts”.
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Someone’s got their ID card for Monsters University. We took thesewhen we went to the Star Trek movie – my first time at the movies in four years.
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Happy 10th birthday to the Christchurch Art Gallery.
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Christchurch Art Gallery puts another bit of art up in the Restart.
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Bishopdale Park.
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Another demo on Manchester Street.
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A new Cathedral Square walkway opens. This sign on the Government Life building carpark is especially poignant: “Unknown cars, unrecoverable, still extremly flooded”.
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I was interviewed on tv walking through.
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Sir Max Hastings and Sylvie Simmons for the Christchurch Writers Festival.
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We get a sign.
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Off to the Auckland Writers and Readers Festival.
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Sylvia Nasar.
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A family portrait. And Batman.
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