Public art

Turf Projects is drawing an alternative map of Croydon

Posted on March 21st, by Oscar Gaynor in Culture. No Comments

The weird, the wonderful, the overlooked – what parts of Croydon would you put on an alternative map?

Croydon can be a strange place. Turf Projects and Fungus Press are looking for your suggestions of curious, overlooked and outright surreal locations for an alternative map of our borough.

Over the past two years, should you have taken a stroll through Wandle or Park … Read More »

Chainsaw Ian, Croydon street art, and wooden wildlife

Posted on May 10th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 1 Comment

Bernadette Fallon catches up with an artist with a difference – and a chainsaw

It was an unlikely start to a conversation about mythology, wildlife and nature. I was talking to a man called Chainsaw Ian, after all. But Chainsaw Ian has created some of the most popular, talked about and tweeted objects in Croydon in the last few months; the beautiful wooden sculptures of the owl, … Read More »