ROA’S FACTORY

ROA’S FACTORY

These factory ruins are all that remain of the large-scale cotton spinning mill and weaving mill that was established there in the second half of the 19th century. The textile factory remained active until its bankruptcy in the 1960s. Afterwards a copper foundry settled on the grounds and in the buildings. The copper foundry evolved into a metal processing company, which became mainly active in supplying parts for the automotive industry. Due to the increasing demand, the company was soon bursting at the seams. In 1997 they moved to a new and larger site and these buildings have been empty ever since. Inside the factory we come across some fine examples of graffiti art by artist ROA, who we also encountered earlier in Skeleton Factory. The city, which now owns the land and buildings, plans a new housing project here, which will attempt to integrate ROA’s artworks into the concept…


It’s a matter of control by Marco Orazi…

It's a matter of control

It’s a matter of control by Marco Orazi

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darbians: A short drone film of abandoned pow…

darbians:

A short drone film of abandoned power stations.


A short drone film of abandoned power stations…

A short drone film of abandoned power stations.


No cage by Marco Orazi Via Flickr: Dust an…

No cage

No cage by Marco Orazi

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darbians: Abandoned chemical plant in the UK….

darbians:

Abandoned chemical plant in the UK. Check out the link for more pics and history.

British Celanese


Abandoned chemical plant in the UK. Check out …

Abandoned chemical plant in the UK. Check out the link for more pics and history.

British Celanese


darbians: darbians:Rise Of the Machines Robot…

darbians:

darbians:

Rise Of the Machines

Robot in an abandoned factory.


darbians:Rise Of the Machines Robot in an aban…

darbians:

Rise Of the Machines

Robot in an abandoned factory.


darbians: Abandoned power Station in Belgium….

darbians:

Abandoned power Station in Belgium. Check the link for the full set from here..

Abandoned Power Station


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