Tapestry of Life

This Garden of Eden scene is appealing in more ways than one!

Share your memories of 'Tapestry of Life'

Do you remember this mural being painted? What does it mean to your community? Do you or one of your neighbours appear in the mural? We want to build an archive of interviews, audio and video of people's memories of this mural. Please get in touch to share your story.

This mural is under threat

Where to find it

Elspeth Road, Battersea, London SW11

Come out of Clapham Junction Station. Take a left and walk up towards Lavender Hill. walk for about 5 minutes til you hit the Junction of Elspeth Road and Lavender Hill. The mural is located on a gable wall on Elspeth Road.
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Colours

#330011 #AA8899 #444466 #667788 #112233 #557766 #002211 #334422 #888866 #AA7733 #665544 #774411 #DDCCBB #332211 #BB9988

Dimensions

4 m x 7 m Person for scale

Timeline

1983 1983 1983
started completed opened

Materials

  • Paint: Household paint (oil based?)

Funding

How to get there

Bus
345, 77
Train
Clapham Junction
Tube
Clapham Common

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