Vampira c. 1950s
Maila Nurmi aka Vampira c. 1955
Surreal street art indoors by The Rolling People
For the first time ever, a group of world famous street artists were given free rein to, not only take over one building’s outdoor walls, they were also invited to paint all of the rooms inside the house. The Art House on Lordship Lane, which was set to be demolished in April, was left standing a little while longer for the street art takeover, as part of the Dulwich Festival in London.
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