The Fitzrovia Mural in Goodge Street Station

Photo courtesy of my son, Tim! Just a short walk from Goodge Street station is the Fitzrovia Mural. This large piece records the life of the local community in 1980. Created on the said year and painted by Mick Jones and Simon Barber. Plans of restoration started in 2010 because this mural was in a…

Windows to Jurassic World

A large Jurassic World Dominion mural can be seen in one of the laneways of Melbourne. For Ludwig’s Monday Windows and Sami’s Monday Mural

My Mother’s Day

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother.”- Unknown I had my Mother’s Day celebration yesterday in a Japanese restaurant named Gogyo, on the corner of Brunswick and Westgarth streets in Fitzroy. It has an exterior mural and the images are based on the idea of their restaurant name ‘GOGYO’ which means…

Somewhere in London

“Only photograph what you love!” – Tim Walker Tim took this photo of a B & W mural while he was on a bike ride with a friend. When he sent it to me in messenger I jokingly complained that it is not good quality. He said that he even stopped and told his friend…

A Northcote Mural

“A world of grief and pain flowers bloom—even then.” – Kobayashi Issa A mural of Chuck Mayfield, dedicated to his mum, outside the Mother Cafe in Northcote. Chuck Mayfield is an Australian artist who specialises in aerosol and large scale murals. Monday Mural On the other end of the long wall is something totally different. Didn’t…