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Buy Art from the Underground

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the roundel – the symbol for London Underground and London’s transport system – Art on the Underground has commissioned 100 artists to make new works that celebrate this design classic.

A special pair of prints of all 100 works have been produced. One of each pair will be included in the London Underground permanent collection along with works by Man Ray and Edward McKnight Kauffer. The other – signed and numbered – is to be sold by online auction.

Among there great artists involved there is a brilliant Birmingham presence from Simon and Tom Bloor:

and Juneau Projects:

They sit happily amongst Peter Blake, Jeremy Deller, Mark Ticthner and loads more… Go to ebay to see all 100 and check out the prices.

Online bidding is open until 21:00 on 29 October.

<!–You can view these works at the A Foundation Gallery in East London until October 30.

You can bid online at the auction which starts at 21:00 on 19 October and closes at 21:00 on October 29. Terms and conditions apply.

–>All prints are 1016mm x 635mm and can be purchased framed or unframed.


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The Bloors at New Art Gallery Walsall

Here is some news from New Art Gallery Walsall with regard to Birmingham based artist duo Simon and Tom Bloor.

Artists’ Projects

Artists’ Studio

Simon & Tom Bloor

1 September – 28 November 2008

During their residency, Birmingham-based artists Simon & Tom Bloor will be constructing functional. nomadic ‘flat pack’ furniture for the studio, using materials found in and around the gallery.

Open studio events:   Wednesday 29 Oct, 2pm-4pm; Wednesday 26 November, 2pm-4pm

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