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The Face of Liberation | BBC News | 2020

The Face of Liberation | BBC News | 2020

Some Islanders may not have been able to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Liberation as planned, but today the largest piece of community art ever created in Jersey was revealed to capture the spirit of liberation, bringing together 6,000 Islanders to celebrate one...

The Face of Liberation | ITV News | 2020

The Face of Liberation | ITV News | 2020

This mosaic marking 75 years of freedom has been unvieled in Jersey. Situated near Liberation Square, the 'Face of Liberation' features more than 6,000 photos of Islanders past and present. But there's one face that's more conspicuous than all the others - Sophie...

Unveiling the Face | Jersey Evening Post | 2020

Unveiling the Face | Jersey Evening Post | 2020

When artist Helen Marshall looked through 50 photographs of elderly Islanders taken by a photographer on a single day earlier this year, one face stood out as the face of the child she had seen previously on the Occupation identity card. It was the face of Barbara...

Liberation Revealed | Jersey Evening Post | 2020

Liberation Revealed | Jersey Evening Post | 2020

The large mural to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Island's Liberation deom German forces is to be unveiled today - with 92-year-old Barbara Jouanny chosen as the Face of Liberation. Mrs Jouanny's Occupation identity card photo was chosen from more than 6,000...

Channel 103  | Mosaic of Islanders Form Face of Liberation | 2020

Channel 103 | Mosaic of Islanders Form Face of Liberation | 2020

Jersey's largest piece of community artwork ever created has finally been revealed. The work was due to be unveiled in April but was postponed due to the 'Stay at Home' order that was in place at the time because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Face of Liberation is...

Bailiwick Express | Meet Barbara, the Face of Liberation… | 2020

Bailiwick Express | Meet Barbara, the Face of Liberation… | 2020

The 'Face of Liberation' photo mosaic covers over 1,000 square feet of wall space outside Liberation Bus Station and features 6,070 faces of Jersey residents from the past and present. Seen together, the individual faces form an image of Barbara Joan Jouanny (née...

BBC News | Mosaic Memory | 2020

BBC News | Mosaic Memory | 2020

A 1,000-square-foot mosaic of civil rights leader, suffragist, and anti-lynching advocate Ida B. Wells will be at Union Station starting Monday, August 24. The art installation features tiles illustrating 5,000 historic photographs that altogether depict a portrait of...

BBC South East Today | Rainbows for the NHS | 2020

BBC South East Today | Rainbows for the NHS | 2020

You may well remember back in 2012 how we all help to create an amazing photo mosaic of the queen called The People's Monarch, well now the artist behind it is creating another huge mosaic in the shape of a rainbow to mark the way we've managed to get through the...

The Gazette | The Latest | 2020

The Gazette | The Latest | 2020

A young boy holds a painted rainbow as pictures appear on a screen during a 10 minute domination on The Piccadilly Lights, Piccadilly Circus, to mark the launch of The People's Picture interactive mosaic art project Rainbows for the NHS in London, Monday, June 22,...

Global Citizen Magazine | Artistic Explorations | 2020

Global Citizen Magazine | Artistic Explorations | 2020

From Earth to Space, from the USA to the UK, from science to art, The People's Moon brings hope beyond borders to show the power of human interconnectedness. On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 fulfilled the dreams of humanity by landing on the Moon. As Armstrong took his...

Space.com | Apollo 50th Celebrations to Span 50 States | 2019

Space.com | Apollo 50th Celebrations to Span 50 States | 2019

On July 20, 1969, the public gathered in New York City’s Times Square to witness the first boot prints being made on the lunar surface. Fifty years later, the moon is coming to Manhattan in the form of a boot print made by the people. Artist Helen Marshall of The...

Daily Mail | The Next Giant Leap | 2019

Daily Mail | The Next Giant Leap | 2019

On Saturday, Pence, Aldrin and Armstrong’s older son, Rick, visited the Apollo 11 launch pad, now leased by SpaceX, and the building now named for Armstrong where the astronauts suited up for lift-off on July 16, 1969. In New York City, organizers moved a moon-landing...

NASA | Events Celebrating Apollo’s 50th Anniversary | 2019

NASA | Events Celebrating Apollo’s 50th Anniversary | 2019

July 20, 2019, Times Square to transform into Tranquility Base, the Moon landing site, in honor of 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11, Times Square – New York City, NY (Father Duffy Square in Times Square – 7th Ave &, W 47th St, New York, NY 100369 AM – 11:59 PM ET The...

The Snowman to be commemorated with mural | License Global | 2018

The Snowman to be commemorated with mural | License Global | 2018

Penguin Ventures has paired with The People’s Picture to create a large-scale mosaic of the flying scene from Raymond Briggs’ The Snowman in honor of the book’s 40th anniversary.The image will be composed of thousands of individual photos, which fans are...

The “My Snowman” Project | The Snowman | 2018

The “My Snowman” Project | The Snowman | 2018

The People’s Picture is creating a giant photo mosaic of The Snowman to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the original picture book.It will be compiled from your festive photos; preparing for this year and your memories from the past 40 years. The photo...

Snaps pour in for The Snowman mosaic | LTW Media | 2018

Snaps pour in for The Snowman mosaic | LTW Media | 2018

Penguin Ventures is considering the bigger picture this Christmas, teaming up with The Peoples Picture to create a giant mosaic replica of the original storybook’s iconic flying scene. The collage is part of this years 40th anniversary activity and fans are invited to...

Exhibitions | Red Eye | 2018

Exhibitions | Red Eye | 2018

Birmingham New Street is to host a unique art installation which celebrates 100 years since women were first allowed to vote.The 'Face of Suffrage' artwork will be a floor-based, 200-metre square photo mosaic consisting of more than 3,500 images of females...

The Face of Suffrage | Photo Monitor | 2018

The Face of Suffrage | Photo Monitor | 2018

Miranda Gavin / Helen Marshall: The Face of SuffrageNovember 2018“She sits within a prison cellDespised and splendid, great, defamed.Shame close about her, and withallShameless and unashamed”. – Hilda Burkitt, written in prison: Winson Green 1909 (1 month)...

The women making waves this week | Stylist | 2018

The women making waves this week | Stylist | 2018

A mosaic of suffragette Hilda Burkett was unveiled at Birmingham New Street station on Thursday (15 November). Poetically located at the spot where Burkett threw a stone at Prime Minster Herbert Asquith’s train in 1909, the portrait is made up of 3,724...

The Face of Suffrage | Royal Photographic Society | 2018

The Face of Suffrage | Royal Photographic Society | 2018

In 1918, after years of campaigning, women were granted the right to vote. One hundred years on, women and girls* across the region and beyond are invited to mark this historic moment as part of a living visual portrait of women in the 21st century. The...

Pictures of the Day | The Telegraph | 2018

Pictures of the Day | The Telegraph | 2018

A giant 65ft mosaic portrait of militant Suffragette Hilda Burkitt has been unveiled in the atrium of Grand Central at Birmingham New Street Station. The mosaic is made up of 3,724 photos submitted by members of the public to create the Named face of...

The stories behind the Face of Suffrage artwork | BBC | 2018

The stories behind the Face of Suffrage artwork | BBC | 2018

Thousands of photos will form a giant mosaic of a suffragette to mark 100 years since British women won the vote. Here are just some of the stories behind the pictures about to go on show. Illustrator Megan Price has such belief in the suffrage movement she has a...

The Face of Suffrage | BBC Midlands Today | 2018

The Face of Suffrage | BBC Midlands Today | 2018

BBC Midlands Today "Calling all women and girls, time's running out if you want to be part of a giant mosaic that will be going up in New Street Station in Birmingham."Click the video below to watch the full story.

5 amazing acts of remembrance | BBC News | 2018

5 amazing acts of remembrance | BBC News | 2018

In 2014, artist Helen Marshall created a digital mosaic of 23-year-old Private James Ernest Beaney, a British Army private killed during World War One, from more than 30,000 images. Said the artist: "This portrait image was selected not only because of its...

BBC News at Six | 2014

BBC News at Six | 2014

The Face of WW1 featured on the BBC News at Six with Fiona Bruce and David Sillito in 2014.

The People’s Portrait | Evening Standard | 2013

The People’s Portrait | Evening Standard | 2013

A mosaic of the Queen, made up of thousands of photos of people from the South-East, is to be installed at Gatwick Airport. The artwork, the size of a double decker bus, was created by Helen Marshall to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee. More than 5,000 residents from the...

The People’s Queen | Mirror Online |

The People’s Queen | Mirror Online |

A mosaic of the Queen the size of a double-decker bus has been unveiled. The artwork, created to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee, comprises 5,500 of individual photos submitted by BBC listeners and viewers in the South East of England. Many of the snaps in the 38...

Great Britain Commemorates WW1 | Syracuse.com | 2014

Great Britain Commemorates WW1 | Syracuse.com | 2014

People walk past a digital mosaic of photographs of people, depicting British Army private James Ernest Beaney, killed during World War One, outside the BBC headquarters in central London, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014. Created by artist Helen Marshall, the portrait created by...