The opportunity to have a unqiue and one-off version of the artwork displayed at Waterstone's for 50 Windows of Creativity by iconic designer Trevor Johnson and spoken word poet Tony Walsh.
This is an exclusive and high-profile lot. The process will be managed by Trevor up to the installation, which will be undertaken by contractor partner Astra Signs. The unveiling of the work once installed will be attended by Tony Walsh. Perfect for a prestige location such as an office or hotel; this exclusive work will be equally suitable in a domestic setting as an A0 or A1 high-quality print, framed and signed by the artists.
The highest bid will secure the commission and following a consultation with Trevor and Astra Signs and the size and materials have been agreed, additional production and installation costs may be payable.
Medium: Materials to be agreed subject to requirement. Please note additional costs may be payabel for materials and installation costs once scope of artwork agreed.
Bespoke: Bespoke. Ideal for prestige site location.
Estimate: £5,000 - £10,000.
About the artists:
Tony Walsh is one of the UK's leading spoken word poets. A regular on TV and radio, and a former Poet in Residence for Glastonbury Festival, Tony came to global attention in 2017 with his poem This Is The Place performed at the vigil following the Manchester Arena bombing. Tony is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Salford in 2018.
Trevor Johnson's iconic design and typography work has been a major part of Manchester's visual identity across five decades. His designs for Factory Records and the Hacienda are treasured by millions of music fans across the world. Trevor is currently Design Director at Havas Lynx Europe from where he remains a widely respected leader in his field.