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Conservatory Mural

Nobby, from Munchbreak

July 2006

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Conservatory Mural
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Size: 4m x 2.2m high

Media: aerosol

Location: South Birmingham


A friend called Nobby (or The Colonel) from the band Munchbreak asked CHU over to his house in Birmingham to take a look at a wall at his new yard.

The weather was extremely hot in the conservatory, but with persistence, and after plenty of inspiration from his fine selection in funk, the piece was finished late on saturday evening.

Chu asked Nobby to 'order' the tank. He was told that the only word the freestyle would be based on, would be 'colonel'. As you can see (hopefully), the tank is bringing some 'get-down' (similar to your 'thing' or your 'money-maker'), armed with beer and sounds, speeding across a breakfast table (reminiscent of Munchbreak) while eggcups and toasters explode.

Weird thing was, the background was meant to be a khaki green...