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Bicycles, Sgt. Pepper and "The One on the Right is on the Left"!

I don’t quite know what happened this week but my blogging mojo left me. First of all I had intended to write a few age-related posts ahead of my birthday next week but that old chestnut time, or the lack of it, got the better of me. 1,595 more words

1960s Songs

Peter Blake and Jann Haworth - "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"

“It was twenty years ago today……”  in fact it was fifty years ago on 31.03.17 that the iconic photo was taken by Michael Cooper, for the cover of the “Sgt. 486 more words

Aesthetic Icon, Beautiful Design, Future Classic

Iconic "Sgt. Pepper" Album Cover Shoot Happened 50 Years Ago Today

It was 50 years ago today (March 30th, 1967) that the Beatles posed for their famous Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover. The Beatles, who were sporting psychedelic marching band outfits, had designed the album cover concept with then husband and wife team… 449 more words


The Chiswick Timeline: A History in Art and Maps

Abundance London has been very busy over the last months putting together a huge mural for the railway bridges outside Turnham Green tube station. We invite you check out the dedicated… 117 more words

‘Be Magnificent Walthamstow School of Art 1957–1967’

Next June, the William Morris Gallery will present a new exhibition that highlights the importance of the Walthamstow School of Art, which cultivated some of the most influential creative artists of the 1950s and 60s. 169 more words


Art of the Day - 03/08/17 (The First Real Target?, Peter Blake)

Daily Artwork — “The First Real Target?, Peter Blake, 1961”

Use the images posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of an  140 more words