Posts Tagged ‘James Chance’

It’s free! If you work on the grounds.

The North Cemetery hosts 2000 living people, entire families living in converted mausoleums, as people sit at home moaning about their air conditioning or the dishwasher playing up, spare a thought for 40% of the population of the country who live below the poverty line.

80+ funerals per day take place in the large cemetery and the residents pretty much live in a gated community. James Chance undertook a project and has some quite honestly breath-taking images of the life of the people that live there.

click here  for his images.

Still think you have it rough? What an amazing display of versatility, and proof that you don’t need to be scared of the buried dead… just the weird gribblies outside.