Change is inevitable – tidying up is wholly avoidable.
Preserve in aspic then? Do I want to reinstall Maggie to her place of honour? No I don’t think so, the process of change will have been lost and with it the air of discovery. [The practicalities of this would prove to be the limiting factor as at Levant] An attempt to preserve the graffititi now may prevent the development of this social record on the site emerging. It all tells a tale and should continue to do so, unhindered and undirected. The preservation of Graffiti will bring inertia to a site. It would also bring out censorship and a biased view of history.