Cheeky fake London Underground signs

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Monday 27 January 2014

We’re not sure who’s responsible for making these fake London Underground signs and putting them up on the Tube, but they take the mickey out of everything to such hilarious effect, we obviously had to share these pictures with you.

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Hotel: a sculptural work made from scavenged signage

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By Troy Mattison Hicks in New Art on Wednesday 25 April 2012

Tom Fruinis a Brooklyn artist who just completed HOTEL, a new sculptural work made from colorful scavenged signage collected from all corners of the city over the past two decades and fronted by four-stroke red neon. The signs are made with hand-printed fruit and pizza, air conditioner repair advertisements, warnings, and phone numbers, all found in demolished pizzerias in DUMBO and in old warehouses on the Bowery. It’s a 50 foot tall marquee on the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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