48 Sheet Project – EC-Arts commission

48 Sheet Project – EC-Arts commission

This project transformed 100 billboards across Birmingham into an urban gallery.

F.Pearson 48 Sheet Project

Photographed by Dan Burwood fellow 48 Sheet artist www.danphotography

Regional, national and international artists created work that challenged the repetitive rhythm of a traditional advertising campaign by creating a network of unique and distinctive responses that raised levels of consciousness and aroused cultural curiosity.

F.Pearson 48 sheet on site

http://48sheet.com/artists/faith-pearson/

http://48sheet.com/2012/04/26/kids-get-busy-in-the-space/thriptych-use/ http://48sheet.com/home/page/2/

http://www.ec-arts.com/2013/01/48-sheet-3/

 

In 48 Sheet Project Space, Mail Box, Birmingham

F.Pearson 48Sheet project space

Shanty Town Workshop in 48 Sheet Project Space F.Pearson 48 sheet shanty town workshop

I worked in collaboration with adults with special needs at Alderman Bowen Day Care centre to create buildings using discarded materials.

Screen Shot 2013-03-29 at 13.10.20

At Calthorpe Special School I had visual dialogues with pupils to create the doodled background working alongside Mr Craig Earp another 48 Sheet artist. F.Pearson 48 sheet detail Calthorpe

F.Pearson 48 sheet detail

F.Pearson 48sheet detail

48 Sheet spin off project

Collaborative Paste Up at Edible Eastside with Cathy Wade, Candice Smith and K4 Architects with contributions from pupils at Calthorpe Special School.

http://edibleeastside.net/2012/04/28/48sheet-collaborative-paste-up-with-k4-and- edible-eastside/

Screen Shot 2013-03-29 at 13.12.35