Elephants 171-180

Today is an elephant day. Here’s 171-180. Choose your fave! If you could paint your own elephant, what would it look like?

171. Jarlo by Marty Thornton; Victoria Tower Gardens
Jarlo

172. Luna by M McCann, J Scott & N Colyer; Westfield
Luna

173. The Paul Smith Elephant by Sir Paul Smith; The Royal Exchange
The Paul Smith Elephant

174. Baarsfant no2 by Menno Baars; Green Park
BaarsFant no2

175. R by Gavin Tuck; New Burlington Place
R2

176. No More Plundering by Milo Tchais; Potters Field Park
No More Plundering

177. Utopia by Mitch Freeman; Queens Walk, Hungerford Bridge
Utopia

178. Naveen by John Stefanidis; Notting Hill Gate
Naveen

179. 21st Century Ganesh by Mythili Thevendrampillai; originally at India Place (I interviewed Mythili for a London Art Spot post last February.)
21st Century Ganesh

180. Boogie Woo by Nandita Chaudhuri; Soho Square
Boogie Woo

Boogie Woo

For more photos, interviews and other info, visit my Elephant Parade page. Stay tuned for the rest!

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Elephant Parade 51-60

Ready for the next batch of elephants? Yea, thought so. Here’s numbers 51-60.

Which one is your favourite from these lovlies?

51. Oran (You Stole My Heart) by Adam Bridgland; Notting Hill Gate (See my interview with Adam.)
Oran

Oran

52. Clair le Lune by Adam Durrance; Greenwich Visitors Centre
Clair le Lune

53. Nana by Alexander Miller; Curzon Street
Nana

54. Eli Krishma by Alice Temperley; 20 Mount Street
Eli Krishma

55. Cubelephant by Andre Ritins; More London
Cubelephant

56. love ellie by Andrew Logan; Westfield
love ellie

57. HELP! by Angela connor; Royal Hospital Chelsea
HELP!

58. Sunny by Ruth Powys; Covent Garden Piazza
Sunny

59. The Elephant in the Room by Anna Masters; Duke of York Square
The Elephant in the Room

60. Map Elephant by Anna Simmons; Devonshire Square
Map elephant

My fave from this group? HELP! is lovely, but I also adore Oran because I walked by him every day on my way to work and he always brightened up my day before I arrived at the dreaded office.

For more photos, interviews and other info, visit my Elephant Parade page. Stay tuned for the rest!

Elephant Parade 41-50

Happy Friday! Here’s another batch of elephants to kick off the weekend.

41. Travels on my Elephant by Elephant Family; Notting Hill Gate
Travels on my Elephant

42. Lahu Girl by Yodsaran Chaidungkaew; St. James’s Park
Lahu Girl

43. Sherlock Holmes by Turdsak Piromkraipak; Baker Street
Sherlock Holmes

44. Fish & Chips by Thammakit Thamboon; Green Park
Fish & Chips

45. New Map of London by Nongklan Ponningmas; Originally at More London
New Map of London

46. Bobby by Thammakit Thamboon; Hyde Park – Speaker’s Corner
Bobby

47. Tea Roses by Narongrit Asokwattana; More London
Tea Roses

48. Decors by Pimprapa Dundej; More London
Decors

49. Ferrous by Michael Howells; originally at The Royal Opera House
Ferrous

Ferrous

50. Heaven’s Haathi by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla; Selfridges
Heaven's Haathi

Faves from this batch, anyone? I’m going to go with Ferrous.

For more photos, interviews and other info, visit my Elephant Parade page. Stay tuned for the rest!

Elephant Parade 11-20

Today is the last chance to catch the outdoor herd at Chelsea Royal Hospital before the elephants are auctioned off at Sotheby’s. I’d highly recommend going. I went down on Saturday and it’s impressive seeing them all in the same place. The indoor herd is at Westfield until June 30.

Here’s numbers 11-20.

11. Simply Silver by Thammakit Thamboon; Green Park
Simply Silver

12. Polka Dot by Thammakit Thamboon; More London
Polka Dot

13. Doors by Ratchadapol Mueannoo; Duke of York Square
Doors

14. Daisies by Benjawan Sang-Gnernchai; Notting Hill Gate
Dasies

15. Mr. Stripe by Ittikan Chaingam; Foubert’s Place/Newburgh Street
Mr.Stripe

16. Mrs. Stripe by Nongkaln Pommigmas; Marble Arch
Mrs.Stripe

17. Gaj Mani by Yodsaran Chaidungkaew; Green ParkGaj Mani

18. Panda by Turdsak Piromkraipak; Hyde Park – Speaker’s Corner
Panda

19. Blitz by Rasamee Kongchan; Hyde Park – Dell Garden
Blitz

20. Vroom by Rasamee Kongchan; Hyde Park – Dell Garden
Vroom

For more photos, interviews and other info, visit my Elephant Parade page. Stay tuned for the rest!