GMW – ‘People’s River, 1975


Address: Creek Road, Greenwich, SE10.

Size: 30′ x 30′

Materials: Sandtex Primer. Emulsion paint colours. Alkyd resin varnish.

Commissioned by: Meridian Estate Tenants Association.

Funded by: London Borough of Greenwich. Artists labour.

Theme: The redevelopment of the River Thames for tourism, leisure, provision of work to the benefit of local people as well as visitors. To record popular landmarks and celebrate the whole concept.

Painted by: Carol Kenna, Stephen Lobb, Dot Bigwood, Peter Jones and other local residents.