SJ8498 : City in a Bottle

taken 1 year ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

City in a Bottle
City in a Bottle
A closer look at the artwork on the side of the Swan Buildings (SJ8498 : Cable Street - Artwork on the Swan Buildings). It was created by Sheffield-based Street artist Phlegm LinkExternal link for the 2016 Cities of Hope Festival LinkExternal link which brought nine renowned street artists to the Manchester to create new landmarks of hope on walls across the Northern Quarter and surroundings. Phlegm is well known for his detailed black and white illustrations. For Cities of Hope, he addressed the theme of sustainability by painting this black and white image of a self-sustaining city encapsulated into a water bottle. The image is very detailed and intricate as is his usual style.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 9 July, 2020   (more nearby)
Friday, 10 July, 2020
Geographical Context
People, Events 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DC-G9 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 846 987 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.1358N 2:14.0128W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 845 988
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Manchester City Centre  Northern Quarter  Cities of Hope Festival  Phlegm  Wall Mural  Street Art 

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