Menu

Giant mural on Adelphi Street unveiled

Posted on - 1st September, 2012 - 12:41am | Author - | Posted in - Arts, Photos, Preston Guild

Advertisement

Three Preston artists plan to turn the city centre streets into an open air gallery as part of the Guild celebrations. A supersize mural has appeared on the university police house on Adelphi Street and the artists are promising more to come. The brightly coloured mural entitled ‘Happy Landings’ shows a bubble blowing character watching the sun set over the Preston cityscape. The artists, known as Teaone, Moot and Reasm have spent several days creating their masterpiece and locals joined them this morning for the unveiling. After talking to local business people and residents, it’s clear that they all agree that their new artwork is a welcome addition to the area.

Shop owner Jean Marsden, from The Secret Garden florists, summed up the local reaction saying:

Advertisements
Preston Weekender advert

“We love it, it’s great for the area, and it has certainly brightened up an otherwise drab building.”

Uclan Staff whose offices overlook the artwork also came out to congratulate the artists on a job well done!

 

Picture credit; Bernie Blackburn

Advertisements
Share
Advertisements
caritas fostering advert
Preston in pictures Mother & LambPreston Street photographyPreston Street photographyNew Meadow Street Labour ClubPreston Street photographyPreston Street photographyMother & LambPreston Street photography View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

    Advertisements
Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails