Please Mind the Art

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The Hut Project // 2008

A soothing female voice echoes throughout the London underground. “Please mind the gap between the train and the platform.” It serves as a reminder to be careful where I step.  However, there is no calming voice telling me to please mind the art that is displayed on the same tube platform. Launched in 2000, various contemporary artists are commissioned to create works for the underground. These four works I saw in the South Kensington tube station.FullSizeRender-21

Dealing La Bas // 2008

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Henrik Håkansson // 2008

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Charlie Tweed // 2008

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