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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! Floyd Road Mural

If you have ever taken the train from London Bridge, through Woolwich and onto Gillingham, you might have noticed a mural whizzing past just as the train leaves the station at Charlton. If you are like me, you might have … Continue reading

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East London Line Murals Walk June 2012 by Gillian Da Costa

Getting out of bed early on a Saturday morning is hard, especially after you’ve had a hectic work week. But more and more I find myself loving the fact that the London Mural Preservation Society gives me good reason to … Continue reading

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Save London Murals! A sad loss to Woolwich

It is always sad when we have to document the loss of another mural, but it is doubly so when the piece in question had recently been promised funding for its cleaning and repair.  So it is with great regret … Continue reading

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Mural Of the Month! Surrey Quays Shopping Centre Mural

It’s that time again an this month we are heading to south-east London to see a couple of interior murals by one of our favourites – the Greenwich Mural Workshop. There are two murals located in the Surrey Quays Shopping … 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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Away on holiday! Ancient Mosaics Abroad and Mosaic Murals in London

The intention was to have a good break from murals. No surprises of old advertising or newish street art or anything that might make me think about murals. However, a visit to the Aegean coast, home to many ancient ruins … Continue reading

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