Stephen Chapman

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Underground art

A while back I was playing with the idea of taking an iconic image and amending it slightly to produced new art forms. I expect the copyright police to come-a-calling as I chose the London Underground.

Many of you will know the Underground map, but without the place names and the Thames, can you spot the locations?

 

6 comments on “Underground art

  1. Marthafied
    February 25, 2013

    Surprisingly difficult!! Is the bottom pic Green Park? And the top Bank?? What a surprise how such a familiar object like a tube map can be so foreign!!

  2. Nik_TheGreek
    February 25, 2013

    Yes, I can recognise them… :-( Maybe I spent too much time in it… 0-)
    According to QI:
    “the London Underground has made more money from its famous map than it has from running trains”. Did you know that?

  3. Mark
    February 25, 2013

    Very clever! I hardly recognise something I’m quite familiar with!

  4. Mark
    February 25, 2013

    Reblogged this on MarkThinks.Net.

  5. sfchapman
    February 26, 2013

    Nik – that’s amazing, but when you think about it, it makes sense

  6. Nick Daugherty
    March 4, 2013

    Reblogged this on Workshop v2 and commented:

    another test

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