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Mr. Brainwash is taking over London

01 August '12 by the editors

On Sunday Mr. Brainwash (aka Thierry Guetta) will open his first UK solo art show in London. He will be taking over The Old Sorting Office, a colossal space centrally located next to the British Museum at the corner of New Oxford Street and Museum Street in London, during the Olympics.

The Old Sorting Office shows Mr. Brainwash’s latest original works in a larger than life exhibition that will be his first UK solo art show. The show will comprise giant installations, murals, original fine art and many surprises.

The French graffiti artist achieved worldwide recognition with Banksy’s Oscar nominated film Exit Through the Gift Shop and created album artwork for major stars including Madonna and The Red Hot Chili Peppers. In keeping with his motto “Life Is Beautiful” and “Never, Never Give Up”, there will be no cost associated with tickets and viewers will be given complimentary posters, postcards and more.

Address: The Old Sorting Office
21-31 New Oxford Street, London WC1


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