Look both ways – Brixton’s colourful new crossings

Written by on September 23, 2016 in Art, Brixton Design Trail, Traffic - 1 Comment
Eley Kishimoto crossing

Eley Kishimoto crossing

Brixton Design Trail hit the streets again this morning as four Eley Kishimoto designed crossings replaced the zebras outside the Dogstar at the junction of Atlantic, Railton and Coldharbour.

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Eley Kishimoto crossing

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Eley Kishimoto crossing

Eley Kishimoto crossing

About the Author

Alan Slingsby moved to Brixton just as the 1981 uprising began. His nearest pub was the Effra and nearest off licence the Frontline — long gone in an earlier wave of closures of treasured community establishments. Has edited newspapers for the National Union of Students and National Union of Teachers. Now makes a living designing magazines and books and anything else people will pay him for.

One Comment on "Look both ways – Brixton’s colourful new crossings"

  1. Keith Reddy October 4, 2016 at 3:16 pm ·

    This is a fantastic idea that takes the concept of pedestrian crossings to another level. THB are proud to have been the contractor on this project and look forward to working with all concerned on any future projects..

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