Current Projects

Making Slough Happy

Rainbows for the NHS

The People’s Picture | 2020

The People’s Picture is calling out for your pictures videos and stories to create a giant rainbow mosaic made up of thousands of NHS staff, key workers, carers combined with the nation’s pictures to be revealed at a landmark iconic location.

2020 | 10,000 PHOTOS
Making Slough Happy

The Face of Liberation

ArtHouse Jersey | 2020

‘The Face of Liberation’ commissioned by ArtHouse Jersey will be a photo mosaic featuring the faces of Jersey inhabitants, past and present, covering over 1,000 square feet of wall space in St Helier, Jersey, the Channel Islands. 

75 YEARS | 6,000 PHOTOS
Making Slough Happy

Mass Isolation FORMAT

Format Festival | 2021

Photographs, videos, drawings, memes, survival tips and more have been collected via the public instagram hashtag #massisolationformat. We will create a giant installation photo exhibition in 2021 in Derby, United Kingdom.

 20,000 PHOTOS | 1 GOAL

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Previous Projects

Making Slough Happy

The People’s Moon

Kennedy Space Center | 2019

‘The People’s Moon’ was a global project that celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing containing NASA & public photos.  London Piccadilly, Times Square New York, and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

10,000 IMAGES | 1969 YEAR | 240,000 MILES 

 

Making Slough Happy

‘The Face of Suffrage’ was a floor-based, 200 metre-square photo mosaic made up of more than 3,700 photos of women & girls from the West Midlands and beyond. It was funded by Arts Council England on display at Birmingham New Street Station.

3,700 IMAGES | 100 YEARS OF SUFFRAGE
the peoples monarch

‘The People’s Monarch’ was commissioned by BBC South East for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and toured the Turner Contemporary, Towner Gallery, Rochester Cathedral and Gatwick Airport. It is 38 square metres containing 5,000 photos.

5,257 IMAGES | 38 SQUARE METRES
the big picture

‘The Big Picture’ Birmingham was funded by Arts Council England. The record-breaking work of art included 112,000 photos and was 857 square metres, the size of three tennis courts. The final image was chosen from the public submissions.

112,896 IMAGES | 857 SQUARE METRES
Canary Wharf

The Faces of Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf Group | 2016

‘The Faces of Canary Wharf’ was a commission from Canary Wharf Group for their executive suite. Made up of over 10 metres long it is made up of 15,000 photographs to reveal a panorama of Jubilee Park.

15,000 IMAGES | 10 METRES LONG 
Making Slough Happy

‘The Face of Stoke-on-Trent’ is a giant street artwork commissioned as part of Stoke-on- Trent’s bid to become UK City of Culture 2021. It contains more than 3,550 faces and reveals the face of a local young person, Jozef.

3,550 IMAGES |  2021 CITY OF CULTURE BID
Making Slough Happy

‘My Snowman’ was a giant photo mosaic made up of 2,626 photos submitted by the public, commissioned by Penguin Random House, for the 40th anniversary of the original Raymond Briggs picture book. It was exhibited in Brighton Museum.

2,626 IMAGES | 40TH ANNIVERSARY
THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

The Face of World War One

BBC WW1 at Home | 2014

‘The Face of WW1’ was a floor-based 150 square metre piece commissioned by the BBC and made up of 30,000 faces from the BBC WW1 At Home events & Imperial War Museums archive. It was installed outside New BBC Broadcasting House.

30,500 IMAGES | 150 SQUARE METRES
Making Slough Happy

A screen based interactive art installation of the Mona Lisa made up of the attendees of the conference, in partnership with FreudsAtomized Studios, and commissioned by EY for their GTLG Annual Event in Rome.

7,931 IMAGES | 100 YEARS OF DA VINCI

 

FT weekend

Mark Zuckerberg

Financial Times | 2017

The Mark Zuckerberg artwork is made up of around 1,000 photographs and was specially produced for the Financial Times article ‘Can Facebook really create a global community?’ Historian Yuval Noah Harari

1,000 IMAGES | 1,000,000 NEWSPAPERS
Making Slough Happy

‘Girl Done Good’ commissioned by BH Live is a portrait of Dame Peggy Ashcroft, unveiled by Dame Judi Dench for the reopening of the Ashcroft Playhouse at Fairfield Halls, Croydon. It contained more than 6,000 photos from Croydon residents.

6,000 IMAGES | 627 PARTICIPANTS
southwark coucil

Eye on the Road

Southwark Council | 2016

‘Eye on the Road’ is a street artwork on Tower Bridge Road, London and is made up of 1,955 individual photographs reflecting the local history and present day. The eye belongs to the Artist’s daughter. Commissioned by Southwark Council.

1,955 IMAGES | 5 METRES WIDE
Making Slough Happy

Put Me On The Moon

Aldrin Elementary School | 2019

Fifty years ago in 1969, man landed on the Moon. Aldrin Elementary School is inviting people to mark this historic moment in a unique way by becoming part of a living iconic space image in the 21st century. 

50 YEARS | 1 SMALL STEP | 4,000 PHOTOS
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Arboretum

Memorial Arboretum | 2016

‘Arboretum’ was a commission from the National Memorial Arboretum to commemorate the opening of their new Remembrance Centre. Composed of more than 5,000 photos from volunteers, vistors and archives it is over 4 metres wide.

5,000 IMAGES | 4 METRES WIDE
the people's poppy

‘The People’s Poppy’ collected 3,500 photos of recipients from the Royal British Legion to create a monumental poppy to publicise an initiative by the charity on Remembrance Day and was installed in London Victoria Station.

3,500 IMAGES | 20 SQUARE FEET
what haunts you?

‘What Haunts You?’ was an interactive web-based montage and was commissioned by The Photographers’ Gallery. It collected over 3,000 photographs for an online archive of all things haunting.

3,000 IMAGES | 1 INTERACTIVE ARTWORK
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Football Icons

West Ham United | 2016

A commission from West Ham United, made up of historic club photos depicting portraits of two of its most iconic football stars, Bobby Moore and Geoff Hurst, for the boardroom in the former Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London.

3,500 IMAGES | 100 YEARS OF WEST HAM
victoria at 21 RVP

 ‘Victoria at 21’ is a portrait of Queen Victoria on her 21st birthday. It was commissioned to commemorate the 21st Birthday of Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells. It is 4 metres high and composed of over 3,000 photographs.

3,000 IMAGES | 9 SQUARE METRES

Current Projects

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

Over the past few months, painted rainbows have appeared in the windows of thousands of homes, acting as symbol of hope during these strange and uncertain times. We have been moved and inspired by everybody’s creative response to the pandemic through the sharing of thousands of pictures and messages, and we have created a giant digital collaborative artwork to celebrate the NHS.

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

Photographs, videos, drawings, memes, survival tips and more have been submitted via the hashtag #massisolationformat. With these photos, we will create a giant installation artwork that will commemorate this moment in history, and celebrate coming out the other side.

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

‘The Face of Liberation’ will be a photo mosaic featuring the faces of Jersey inhabitants, past and present, covering over 1,000 square feet of wall space in St Helier. ArtHouse Jersey appealed to all Islanders to send pictures to form the mosaic.

Previous Projects

Making Slough Happy

The People’s Moon | Kennedy Space Center | 2019

‘The People’s Moon’ was a global project that celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing containing NASA & public photos. Locations include London PiccadillyTimes Square New York, and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

 

Making Slough Happy

‘The Face of Suffrage’ was a floor-based, 200 metre-square photo mosaic made up of more than 3,700 photos of women & girls from the West Midlands and beyond. It was funded by Arts Council England on display at Birmingham New Street Station.

the peoples monarch

‘The People’s Monarch’ was commissioned by BBC South East for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and toured the Turner Contemporary, Towner Gallery, Rochester Cathedral and Gatwick Airport. It is 38 square metres containing 5,000 photos.

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

Put Me On The Moon | Aldrin Elementary School | 2019

Fifty years ago in 1969, man landed on the Moon. Aldrin Elementary School is inviting people to mark this historic moment in a unique way by becoming part of a living iconic space image in the 21st century. 

the big picture

‘The Big Picture’ Birmingham was funded by Arts Council England. The record-breaking work of art included 112,000 photos and was 857 square metres, the size of three tennis courts. The final image was chosen from the public submissions.

Making Slough Happy

‘The Face of Stoke-on-Trent’ is a giant street artwork commissioned as part of Stoke-on- Trent’s bid to become UK City of Culture 2021. It contains more than 3,550 faces and reveals the face of a local young person, Jozef.

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

The Face of World War One | BBC WW1 at Home | 2014

‘The Big Picture’ Birmingham was funded by Arts Council England. The record-breaking work of art included 112,000 photos and was 857 square metres, the size of three tennis courts. The final image was chosen from the public submissions.

Canary Wharf

The Faces of Canary Wharf | Canary Wharf Group | 2016

‘The Faces of Canary Wharf’ was a commission from Canary Wharf Group for their executive suite. Made up of over 10 metres long it is made up of 15,000 photographs to reveal a panorama of Jubilee Park. 

Making Slough Happy

‘My Snowman’ was a giant photo mosaic made up of 2,626 photos submitted by the public, commissioned by Penguin Random House, for the 40th anniversary of the original Raymond Briggs picture book. It was exhibited in Brighton Museum.

THE FACE OF WORLD WAR ONE BBC

‘Girl Done Good’ commissioned by BH Live is a portrait of Dame Peggy Ashcroft, unveiled by Dame Judi Dench for the reopening of the Ashcroft Playhouse at Fairfield Halls, Croydon. It contained more than 6,000 photos from Croydon residents.

southwark coucil

Eye on the Road | Southwark Council | 2016

‘Eye on the Road’ is a street artwork on Tower Bridge Road, London and is made up of 1,955 individual photographs reflecting the local history and present day activities. The eye belongs to the Artist’s daughter. Commissioned by Southwark Council.

what haunts you?

‘What Haunts You?’ was an interactive web-based montage and was commissioned by The Photographers’ Gallery. It collected over 6,000 photographs for an online archive of all things haunting.

NMA

Arboretum | National Memorial Arboretum | 2016

‘Arboretum’ was a commission from the National Memorial Arboretum to commemorate the opening of their new Remembrance Centre. Composed of more than 5,000 photos from volunteers, vistors and archives it is over 4 metres wide.

the people's poppy
‘The People’s Poppy’ collected 3,500 photos of recipients from the Royal British Legion to create a monumental poppy to publicise an initiative by the charity and was installed in London Victoria Station.
victoria at 21 RVP

 ‘Victoria at 21’ is a portrait of Queen Victoria on her 21st birthday. It was commissioned to commemorate the 21st Birthday of Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells. It is 4 metres high and composed of over 3,000 photographs.

whu

Football Icons | West Ham United | 2016

A commission from West Ham United, made up of historic club photos depicting portraits of two of its most iconic football stars, Bobby Moore and Geoff Hurst, for the boardroom in the former Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London.

FT weekend

Mark Zuckerberg | Financial Times | 2017

The Mark Zuckerberg artwork is made up of around 1,000 photographs and was specially produced for the Financial Times article ‘Can Facebook really create a global community?’ Historian Yuval Noah Harari

Making Slough Happy

‘Making Slough Happy’ was a commission from BBC 2 and Optomen TV for a Social Documentary in Slough. It was a giant floor based Artwork measuring 20 square metres, revealing a smiling face of a volunteer.

Making Slough Happy

Live Tradicional | Cuervo | 2019

To celebrate Margarita Day (February 22nd) we teamed up with Cuervo to create a unique collaborative margarita masterpiece made up of Cuervo fans submissions and events photos.