brixton windmill restoration project

i was recently involved in the restoration of the Brixton windmill mural, Facebook link

artists involved –  Mr Cenz (coordinator), Aero, Tizer and Solo one from (community Mural specialists)

The Windmill mural, Lyham Road was originally painted by Mick Harrison and Caroline Thorp — 1983. the mural had become very faded by the elements over the years and was at risk of being lost . The mural tells the history of Brixton’s Windmill, the only inner city windmill still surviving in London.

the project was undertaken by Ruth from the London mural preservation society  , Vinnie from New leaf , Clapham film unit and

the mural restoration is part of a documentary the Clapham film unit is filming about London’s murals called ‘If walls could speak’

timelapse of the Brixton Windmill Mural


images of the Mural

for more images got to link 1 Link2

Posted in Community Murals, Graffiti Workshops.

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