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Mark Wallinger unveils largest art commission ever in London Underground

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Photograph Mark Wallinger

Artist Mark Wallinger has just completed work on his installation in the London Underground, cited as the largest ever art commission, for the 150-year anniversary of the British transportation system. Titled Labyrinth, The work involves 270 unique mazes, each installed in a station in the London Underground system. ”It’s about the everyday, but on such a vast scale of moving people about. That almost in itself is a colossal, almost mythical sort of function.” via: AO ArtObserved

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