Dilapidated Buildings

.This group is devoted to works of art that are inspired by old and dilapidated buildings, falling down buildings, abandoned buildings and old barns and sheds, immortalizing their beauty and adding history as known.

Recent Work

  • No Longer In Use, Kinchega National Park, NSW by Christine Smith
  • Cloud on the Roof by Nikolay Semyonov
  • Beamish - County Durham -  England by Dave Law
  • St. Nikolas - Hamburg by John Thurgood
  • thickets by psychoshadow
  • Living in a Box by Viv Thompson
  • Beamish - Country Durham - England by Dave Law
  • Fountains Abbey - North Yorkshire - England by Dave Law
  • Fountains Abbey - North Yorkshire - England by Dave Law
  • Street Scene in Havana by Yukondick
  • Strasbourg canals by psychoshadow
  • The Lewis by Claire Walsh

About This Group

This group is devoted to works of art that are inspired by old and dilapidated buildings, falling down buildings, abandoned buildings and old barns and sheds, immortalizing their beauty and adding history as known.

Photography and fine arts accepted (drawings and paintings – no computer generated pictures) Any painting/drawing must be of a real building and not from the artist’s imagination. Please remember to say in your notes where your building may be found

RECENT CHALLENGE WINNERS

Steps In/On A Dilapidated Building……10th May 2019

Dun Carloway, 2000 Year Old Staircase by wiggyofipswich

Dilapidated Interiors Challenge…..3rd February 2019

Abandoned and Desolate by Clare Colins


Spanish Ruins – Once was grand. by Paul Teague


Haunted Staircase by Lesliebc

Dilapidated Inhabited Challenge….14th November 2018

The Knox House by WildestArt

Avatar/Your Choice…5th October 2018

Carrizozo New Mexico USA by Thomas Barker-Detwiler

Something Left In An Abandoned, Dilapidated Building…9th August 2018

The Piano by Angelika Vogel

An Industrial Building…6th April 2018

Requiem for A Steelmill by John Kapusta

Avatar/Your Choice – 6th April 2018

desolation by Manon Boily

Patterns in Dilapidation 18-Feb-2018


Colors in a Window by Nadya Johnson

Broken Glass in A Dilapidated Building 16-Dec-2017


the broken Window on a dilapidated Clinic by Imi Koetz

A Castle Wall 9th October 2017
joint winners


Caisteal Maol (Kyleakin, Isle of Skye by Yannik Hay


Windows – Of A Sort by Alexandra Lavizzari

A Dilapidated Building With a Dilapidated Vehicle 1-Sep-2017

Abandoned by John Kapusta

JUST OLD 20th July 2017
joint winners

Wilkinson Homestead by Larry Trupp


Place Mill by RedHillDigital

AVATAR/YOUR CHOICE CHALLENGE 31st May 2017

Strait’s Auction House by Yukondick

DILAPIDATED DOOR CHALLENGE 24th January 2017
My Sorry Looking Garden Shed by lezvee

PILLARS AND ARCHES CHALLENGE 30th July 2016
0702 Yellow Arches by DavidsArt

AVATAR CHALLENGE 26th April 2016
Old brickwork & shutters tell a story by ┬ęThe Creative Minds

See the group rules and join this group here