Category Archives: London Mural Preservation Society

Hokusai Great Wave Mural Update. Dulux donate paint.

We have just received the great news that Dulux ‘Let’s Colour’ have agreed to supply 60 litres of paint for the Hokusai Great Wave restoration project. We would like to thank Dulux for their kind support and commend the work … Continue reading

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Save London Murals! Hokusai Wave Mural Restoration Update!

Earlier this year, we had news that the Hokusai Wave Mural in Camberwell, (a reversed copy of Hokusai’s famous Great Wave off Kanagawa) had been damaged by an explosion in the building below. Breaking stories were unclear to what extend … Continue reading

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My Favourite Mural by Gillian Da Costa – The Spirit of Soho

At the corner of Carnaby and Broadwick streets in London is one of my favourite murals, and perhaps the main reason why I decided to hunt down other people in London who like street art as much as I do. … Continue reading

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Tropical America Resurrected, by Ben Kaufmann

This week it seems worth paying homage to a conservation project that was unveiled last month in Los Angeles. For, whilst most headlines were fixated by the news of a restoration to come (in the shape of Rothko’s defaced Seagram … Continue reading

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My Favourite Mural by Hannah Miller – Slade Gardens Adventure Playground Mural

In my memory, the Eighties are tinged with Seventies colours and filled with sherbet sweets and fur trimmed parkas. What also decorates these thoughts are brightly coloured lines of wooden planks, towering up into four storeys of danger and fun. … Continue reading

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Mural of the Month! The Pink Palace

Autumns’s here…shorts away and warm coats on. Now is the moment when you can swish through large piles of multi-coloured leaves and make excuses for drinking lots of  hot chocolate in comfortable cafes.  It’s also a great time to go … Continue reading

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Mick Jones RIP

Last month we were sad to learn that muralist Mick Jones had passed away. He was a person I only met once when we gathered in the Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre to talk about restoring the Fitzrovia mural which he worked … Continue reading

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