Tag Archives: Christine Thomas

British Murals 1920-1960: Book, Exhibition and Conference Reviewed, by Ben Kaufmann

Murals seem to be enjoying something of a Renaissance in popular consciousness at the moment. From our very own Nuclear Dawn Restoration campaign (petition here) or the attempts to save the Chartist Murals in Newport, to the recovery of a … 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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Mural of the Month! The Tapestry of Life

… it’s like the circle(of life) but made of fabric!!! Anyway enough of my silly play on words. This month’s mural is a rather run down affair (well, there’s a surprise) located on Lavender Hill. It was created by Christine … 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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