Street Art: Beautiful Hackney

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Street Art: Beautiful Hackney
Note the ghost bike to the right, marking the site of a fatal accident involving a cyclist.
Note the ghost bike to the right, marking the site of a fatal accident involving a cyclist.
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We're not sure we totally 'get' this message by the same guy, but note the mysterious ghost tag in the reflection, far right.
We're not sure we totally 'get' this message by the same guy, but note the mysterious ghost tag in the reflection, far right.
Note the ghost bike to the right, marking the site of a fatal accident involving a cyclist.
Note the ghost bike to the right, marking the site of a fatal accident involving a cyclist.
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18755_hackneyposter_640x480.jpg
We're not sure we totally 'get' this message by the same guy, but note the mysterious ghost tag in the reflection, far right.
We're not sure we totally 'get' this message by the same guy, but note the mysterious ghost tag in the reflection, far right.

Next time you're wandering through Hackney, look out for this sardonic scrawl. Street artist Pure Evil is daubing posters, walls and even abandoned furniture with the slogan 'Beautiful Hackney'. Let us know if you spot any more.

Last Updated 09 September 2010