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Giant mosaic of Queen Elizabeth II lands at Gatwick Airport

Gatwick art

What’s in a face? Well, within the case of “The People’s Monarch” mosaic image at London’s Gatwick Airport, 5,500 photographs of people from nearby groups.

The paintings – that's size of a double-decker bus – become created by means of artist Helen Marshall and depicts Queen Elizabeth II at the time of her coronation in 1953 and at her Diamond Jubilee in 2012. The pics that make up the larger picture have been despatched in with the aid of BBC viewers and listeners.

Here’s a short video about the mosaic and approximately some of the human beings whose photos are inside the large picture, which changed into in numerous different places in London before landing at Gatwick.

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