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The London Riots in art – violence inspires

by | 29th, March 2012

THE London Riots in Art looks at how artist interpreted last summer’s disturbances in London, Manchester, Birmingham and beyond. You can read a list of why the riot happend here  a list that takes in polar bears, Marc Duggan, villages, twitter, the Arab Spring and criminality. The photoshoppers have already give us their amusing takes on the riots. But what about the artists? What did the riots inspire them to create?

Artists featured: Nick Scott, Stan Karczmarz, Peter Brown, Ian Stevenson, Ben Eine, Dave Stephens, Anthony Freda, Elizabeth Eisen, Emmeline Pidgenm, David Lewis-Baker and Elizabeth Eisen.


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Spotter: Martin Newman, Time Out, Eri, Flikr

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