Funeral

 

 

 

 

 

 

55 FUNERALS
17 APRIL 2013

COMMEMORATIVE
SPECIAL EDITION

Vacuum Days

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF 
THE FREE MARKET
MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS 
OF TOXTETH
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF SPITE

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS SOCIETY”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE 
OF THE MINIMUM WAGE
MOURNERS IN THE 
COLOURS OF PORT STANLEY
MUSIC IN THE STYLE 
OF INDIFFERENCE

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“I OWE NOTHING TO WOMEN’S LIB”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF POVERTY
MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS OF GLASGOW
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF GREED

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF NOSTALGIA
MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS OF SHAME
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF DEREGULATION

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF ORGREAVE
MOURNERS IN THE COLOUR OF BLAME
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF CALLOUSNESS

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“THE RIGHT TO BUY”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF SUICIDE
MOURNERS IN THE FORM OF TRIDENT
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF APOCALYPSE

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF HOMELESSNESS
MOURNERS IN THE FORM OF DISGRACE
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF CONFORMITY

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“ECONOMICS ARE THE METHOD; 
THE OBJECT IS TO CHANGE THE  
HEART AND SOUL”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF BROKEN PEOPLE
MOURNERS IN THE FORM OF COAL DUST
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF EMPHYSEMA

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF PRIVILEGE
MOURNERS IN THE FORM OF 
THE POLL TAX
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF 
PRIVATISED HEALTHCARE

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF THE  
ENEMY WITHIN
GRAVESIDE ORATIONS IN 
MURDOCH LANGUAGE
MUSIC IN THE RHYTHM OF WAR

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“MAKING BRITAIN GREAT AGAIN”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF THE POLL TAX
MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS 
OF SHIVERING
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF RIOT

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF THE H-BLOCKS
MOURNERS IN THE FORM 
OF BARBED WIRE
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF NIGHTMARES

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF A 
GROCER’S SHOP
MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS 
OF RUPTURE
MUSIC IN THE KEY OF DIVISION

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“TO CURE THE BRITISH DISEASE WITH
SOCIALISM WAS LIKE TRYING TO CURE
LEUKEMIA WITH LEECHES”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE FORM OF A NORTH/SOUTH DIVIDE
MOURNERS IN 
THE FORM OF STARVATION
MUSIC IN 
THE KEY OF ICE

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE WORDS
“MONETARISM, MONETARISM,
MONETARISM”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE FORM OF INSANITY
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF BRIXTON
MUSIC IN 
THE KEY OF TRUNCHEON

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF AN ENTERPRISE ZONE
MOURNERS IN 
THE FORM OF CRUISE MISSILES
MUSIC IN 
THE KEY OF PINOCHET

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF THE  
GRAND HOTEL BRIGHTON
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOUR OF DUST
MUSIC IN THE KEY 
OF DECLINE

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“A MAN MAY CLIMB EVEREST FOR
HIMSELF, BUT AT THE SUMMIT HE  
PLANTS HIS COUNTRY’S FLAG”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF BAD MEMORY
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF HUNGER STRIKE
MUSIC IN 
THE KEY OF LOW TAXES

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF 
THE FALKLAND ISLANDS
MOURNERS IN A SHADE OF 
GOOSE GREEN
MUSIC IN THE KEY 
OF GREED

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“FEMINISM IS POISON”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF EMPIRE NOSTALGIA
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF HATE
MUSIC IN 
THE RHYTHM OF RIOT SHIELD

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF SOLD OFF UTILITIES
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF MOSS SIDE
MUSIC IN 
THE RHYTHM OF PRIVATISATION

NO FLOWERS

THE ROUTE OF THE 
FUNERAL PROCESSION 
SPELLING OUT THE PHRASE
“THE LADY’S NOT FOR RETURNING”

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF A PICKETLINE
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF EURO-ISOLATION
MUSIC IN 
THE RHYTHM OF SHAMBLES

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN 
THE SHAPE OF A TWINSET & PEARLS
MOURNERS IN 
THE FORM OF FORGETTING
MUSIC IN 
THE RHYTHM OF ICE

NO FLOWERS

MONEY AS A MEASURE OF VIRTUE
NO FLOWERS
MOURNERS IN 
THE COLOURS OF HANDSWORTH

NO FLOWERS

MOURNERS IN THE FORM 
OF ROUGH SLEEPERS

NO FLOWERS

XENOPHOBIC NOSTALGIA

NO FLOWERS

VOICE LIKE BLACKBOARD  
& FINGERNAILS

NO FLOWERS

GREENGROCER NIGHTMARE

NO FLOWERS

CLASS WAR COMPLEXION

NO FLOWERS

DEAD MADNESS EYES

NO FLOWERS

SKIN THE COLOUR OF SNATCHED MILK

NO FLOWERS

SKIN THE COLOUR OF RUTHLESSNESS

NO FLOWERS

SKIN THE COLOUR OF OUTSOURCING

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE FORM OF A BLACK HOLE

NO FLOWERS

MUSIC IN THE KEY OF PETROL BOMB

NO FLOWERS

MUSIC IN THE SOUND OF CURSE

NO FLOWERS

MOURNERS IN THE COLOURS OF AVARICE

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF COLD WAR

NO FLOWERS

MOURNERS IN THE GESTURE 

OF TURNED BACKS

NO FLOWERS

SPEECHES IN THE GRANTHAM STYLE

NO FLOWERS

SPEECHES IN THE IRON STYLE

NO FLOWERS

SPEECHES IN THE TOXIC STYLE

NO FLOWERS

COFFIN IN THE SHAPE OF FAKE FREEDOM

NO FLOWERS

CLOCKS STOPPED

 

A Project by Tim Etchells
www.vacuumdays.com

 

 


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One Response to Funeral

  1. Roger Wright says:

    Amazing interpretation of this event. Raw, real and relevant; realistic reminiscences ride roughshod over rites redolent of royalty. Goosebump inducing.

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