Tag Archives: Brian Barnes

Review of the Year!!! 2011

Ho Ho Ho, Christmas is over and 2012 is already making its presence felt as we hope for new beginnings and fresh starts. So it’s a time for reflection over the last year. How has the London Mural Preservation Society … Continue reading

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Mural of the Month! The Battersea Puzzle

Lets go back… back in time to the beginnings of this blog. In the second post we mentioned that the Battersea Puzzle mural was at risk ( back in July 2010 when I was a little bit younger and certainly … Continue reading

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Brixton Murals Walk – Round 5 ! Ding Ding!

The Brixton Mural Walk first ran in 2008 as a local history walk for Brixton website, Urban75.  Now in its fifth outing, around 20 people came along to look at the murals of Brixton bringing a grand total of approx … Continue reading

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Join us for our latest Mural Walk

Once again, members of the London Mural Preservation Society will be leading a walk to view some of the finest murals the capital has to offer.Following on from a recent stroll around North London and a repeat of the popular … Continue reading

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Dude, where’s my mural?

Yes, where is my mural? Amazing how many of then just disappear overnight, a lick of paint here, a lick of paint there and the murals gone. Makes them much harder to preserve when they have disappeared. In fact, it … Continue reading

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Mural of the Month! Nuclear Dawn!

yes, how could we possibly consider anything else to write about when we know a mural that has just turned 30! Nuclear Dawn mural on Coldharbour Lane in Central Brixton, was opened on 21st February 1981 and last Sunday, we … Continue reading

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If I wanted to paint a mural, what should it be about? Part 1

As I continue my hunt for murals, I see a whole host of different subject matters which have been included in murals. This choice of subject is tightly bound to the early idea of community murals  – ‘community’ being the … Continue reading

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