Visit London Blog » art installation http://blog.visitlondon.com Enjoy the very best of London Fri, 22 May 2015 17:44:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Permanent Peter Blake Art Installation Unveiled at London's Gatwick Airport http://blog.visitlondon.com/2012/11/permanent-peter-blake-art-installation-unveiled-at-londons-gatwick-airport/ http://blog.visitlondon.com/2012/11/permanent-peter-blake-art-installation-unveiled-at-londons-gatwick-airport/#comments Sat, 03 Nov 2012 14:00:13 +0000 http://blog.visitlondon.com/?p=29921 Sir Peter Blake unveils his permanent art installation at London's Gatwick Airport with Willy Gillivray, Product Development Director. Photo by Mark Lees Sir Peter Blake unveils his permanent art installation at London's Gatwick Airport. Photo by Mark Lees Sir Peter Blake at Gatwick Airport. Photo by Mark Lees Sir Peter Blake unveils his permanent art installation at London's Gatwick Airport. Photo by Mark Lees Sir Peter Blake unveils his permanent art installation at London's Gatwick Airport. Photo by Mark Lees Sir Peter Blake unveils his permanent art installation at London's Gatwick Airport. Photo by Mark Lees

Next time you’re heading through Gatwick Airport, look out for a new installation called The London Collection, created by the godfather of British pop art, Sir Peter Blake.

The London Collection is a a walk-through gallery of 12 different London-inspired artworks that captures the city’s cosmopolitan and multicultural spirit. With hints of Blake’s trademark┬ásentimentality and nostalgia, these artworks both welcome visitors to London, and provide a comforting cultural backdrop to Londoners returning home.

Have you seen the Blake installation at Gatwick? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

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