29 Sep '15, 8am

Artist builds a life-size wood replica of a London Underground station

Barnard worked in collaboration with woodworker Gunter Luck to design and build the timber replica over the course of three months. The duo meticulously collected measurements, photographs, and matching Dulux color swatches from existing London Underground stations and their components to make the replica as accurate as possible. However, the wooden pop-up installation isn’t a carbon copy—Barnard deliberately gave the life-size artwork a cartoonish feel with her hand-painted lettering.

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