Children At Play

Brixton's Largest Mural Reflects Local Life.

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This mural is in good condition

Where to find it

Brixton Academy, Stockwell Park Walk, SW9 9SL

This mural is painted on the exterior wall of the fly tower, part of the Brixton academy (it is around the back from the main entrance). The mural looks over Stockwell Park Walk and can be viewed best from the opposite side of the road.
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Colours

#442222 #AA7766 #775544 #998833 #BBBB77 #889977 #557755 #AACCAA #669999 #99AABB #6688CC #3355AA #444466 #776699 #221133 #997788 #442233 #774455

Dimensions

32 m x 9 m Person for scale
Full width not shown

Timeline

1981
Started
1982 1982
Completed Opened
2011
Repair

Materials

  • Paint: Keim Silicate

Funding

How to get there

Bus
159, 133, 3
Train
Brixton
Tube
Brixton

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