Street Artist Ben Eine Creates ‘The Review’ A Massive Mural in the Heart of London’s Olympic Park

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Ben Eine, the man who made his name painting stylised lettering all around the East End of London has created his biggest mural yet, a 385 metre painting on hoardings close to the aquatic centre in the Olympic Park.

Part of the Living Walls project which seeks to create a series of World Class artworks in and around the Olympic Park. The mural is made up of an amalgamation of fourteen different words, each describing an aspect of the park or the games, hence the name of the mural ‘The Review‘.

The words are ‘History, Abstract, Passionate, Traditional, Captivating, Pioneering, Survival, Spontaneous, Breathtaking, Individuality, Iconic, Connections, Storytelling and Idea’. All have been written in Eines own unique ‘Circus’ font and presumably representing his own views on the 2012 Olympic Games.

Eine mural from the Copper Box Eine mural from the Copper Box

For Eine, a contemporary of Banksy, the mural represents the latest…

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