Look both ways – Brixton’s colourful new crossings

Written by on September 23, 2016 in Art, Brixton Design Trail, Traffic - No comments
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. He works out of an office in St Matthews and before that the Bon Marché. 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.

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