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What would you like to see on Norwich’s next mural? - BID to unveil new artwork for city

PUBLISHED: 13:31 02 February 2017 | UPDATED: 15:35 02 February 2017

The new mural in Norwich. Photo from Norwich BID

The new mural in Norwich. Photo from Norwich BID

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This is the new eye-catching art installation which will be officially unveiled on the streets of Norwich this week.

The mural located on the side of Pymm & Co on Ber Street  created by Norwich University of the Arts graduate Poppy Cole and installed by Gorleston based 3D Creations. Photo : Steve Adams The mural located on the side of Pymm & Co on Ber Street created by Norwich University of the Arts graduate Poppy Cole and installed by Gorleston based 3D Creations. Photo : Steve Adams

The work, designed by local artist Derek Jackson, has been painted on the wall at the Virgin Money Lounge on Castle Street.

It will be the fourth mural to be created through the City of Stories campaign, which is run by the Norwich Business Improvement District (BID).

And later this month, BID will be launching an international call for submissions from artists for more murals in the city centre.

Stefan Gurney, executive director, said: “We are excited to be unveiling the latest city of stories mural and are proud to be working with Virgin Money to showcase this stunning piece of work by Derek. We now look forward to launching our next call for submissions and bringing more art to blank canvases within Norwich city centre”.

Matt Tansley, Virgin Money Norwich Lounge manager said: “I am sure that they will catch the eye of many passers-by and I look forward to seeing Derek’s creation unveiled.”

What would you like to see on the next mural? Email luke.powell@archant.co.uk

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