Japan’s leading graffiti writers create Peckham mural as part of London Mural Festival

Some of Japan’s leading graffiti writers have created a mural as part of the inaugural London Mural Festival, taking place this month.

Walls at the Copeland Park and Bussey Building in Peckham were transformed over four days by Japanese graffiti art collective THA; artists SUIKO, imaone, and FATE.

The mural at the rear of Copeland Park in Peckham

The London Mural Festival (LMF) features more than 100 global artists heading to London to paint more than 40 large scale walls across the capital.

LMF kicked off on the September 1 and will run until early October.

To mark the occasion the first map has been released and is available for download at https://www.londonmuralfestival.com/map.

Pictured top: Artists Imaone, Suiko and Fate with the mural at Copeland Park



Please make cheques payable to “MSI Media Limited” and send by post to South London Press, Unit 112, 160 Bromley Road, Catford, London SE6 2NZ

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has encouraged everyone in the country who can afford to do so to buy a newspaper, and told the Downing Street press briefing recently: “A free country needs a free press, and the newspapers of our country are under significant financial pressure”.

So if you have enjoyed reading this story, and if you can afford to do so, we would be so grateful if you can buy our newspaper or make a donation, which will allow us to continue to bring stories like this one to you both in print and online.

Everyone at the South London Press thanks you for your continued support.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *