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Ralph Waldo Emerson gets the treatment in Bath

Ralph Waldo Emerson gets the treatment in Bath

Street Urchin August 18, 2017 0

Affluent Bath is not the kind of place that you’d expect to see street art. If you visit your preconceptions will not be challenged. Nevertheless I did spot this piece, an homage to Emerson.

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A new angle on discouraging smoking

A new angle on discouraging smoking

Street Urchin August 8, 2017 0

  The fear of impotence may be more important than the fear of death

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Parisian street art in the age of Macron

Parisian street art in the age of Macron

Street Urchin July 2, 2017 0

Paris is a sweaty earthy city from what I saw of it in late May 2017. I went on a three day tour of the city, all of it conducted by foot, and just

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Emerging forms of street art in Brighton

Emerging forms of street art in Brighton

Street Urchin June 22, 2017 0

Roof art is a new form of street art that seems to be burgeoning in Brighton, since the new viewing tower on the seafront became operational this year. The roofs of several building which

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Stunning mural by the railway lines in Shoreditch

Stunning mural by the railway lines in Shoreditch

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

  No idea who did this but it looks resplendent in the blazing sun, the barren wastelands next to the railway lines providing the perfect vista

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Terry Pratchett street art tribute is a work in progress

Terry Pratchett street art tribute is a work in progress

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

Yesterday a street artist could be seen putting the finishing touches to a Terry Pratchett tribute piece off Brick Lane. Passers-by stopped to observe, talk and take photos.   Meanwhile a young man in the

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Tottenham is getting street art

Tottenham is getting street art

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

As a sure fire sign of the gentrification of Tottenham and Wood Green, there seems to be a small street art patch starting up a around the Turnpike Lane tube station

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Gene Hackman is making me see double off Brick Lane

Gene Hackman is making me see double off Brick Lane

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

  Disturbing paste-up off Brick Lane

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El Mac’s Cowboy still reigns supreme in the pantheon of London Street Art

El Mac’s Cowboy still reigns supreme in the pantheon of London Street Art

Street Urchin February 27, 2015 0

El Mac’s Cowboy still reigns supreme in the pantheon of London Street Art. Its arguably the best piece ever to grace the walls of London. And whoever parks their motorbike up against the wall,

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13 Coins puts a busty firefighter on top of the head of El Mac’s cowboy

13 Coins puts a busty firefighter on top of the head of El Mac’s cowboy

Street Urchin February 27, 2015 0

  I’m not really into busty curvaceous warmongers, but such fantasy figures seem to dominate the minds of computer programmers and games players these days. Perhaps they always have. 13 Coins piece is nevertheless

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