‘Last week, the Australian artist who created the Brixton mural in 2013, Jimmy C, said he chose the area after researching Bowie’s life. “There’s not much street art out here, not compared to east London where I normally paint. I found the wall and got the go-ahead from Morleys,” he told Brixton Bugle newspaper.
“People naturally started coming here, so that was amazing. By the end of the day there were thousands of people here.”