The photograph: a closed door with a ‘Lift Under Inspection’ sign hanging from the handle.
The story: a series of anecdotes about lifts – possibly true, possibly not. Just as Beard’s piece blurs the line between fact and fiction, so it effectively portrays lifts as simultaneously useful and threatening spaces.
Link: Richard Beard’s website
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