This is fantastic, the final film ‘UP THERE‘ produced over the duration of Stella Artois’ ‘Ritual Project’ in New York in collaboration with Colossal Media. … Read more

Scales Weights and Weighing Machines

Preserve NZ

The latest contributions to the Preserve project in New Zealand have just been uploaded including this great photo of the famous Kings Cross ‘Scales, Weights … Read more

Martin Wilson

Fascinating work from Martin Wilson discovered in Ultrabold (see previous pieces on ghostsigns here and here).  Ultrabold is the quarterly journal of the St Bride … Read more

Flook Ghostsigns screen shot


[Update: This application no longer exists.] This free iPhone app now features ghostsigns in the form of geolocated photo cards.  My Flickr images have been … Read more

Jo Tomkins Stoke Newington Ghostsigns Tour

Jo Tomkins

Earlier this year Jo Tomkins, then a student from Ravensbourne College, got in touch for some advice on her graphic design project focused on Stoke … Read more

Concord Painting

The ever prolific Frank Jump who blogs on ghostsigns over in New York has uncovered a nice piece of history having been contacted by a … Read more

John Henstock

I got in touch with John Henstock recently as he’d started uploading some of his pictures on Flickr. Here’s one example from Brixton for Our … Read more

London Street Scenes

Bob just told me about his site London Street Scenes [update: website no longer available] where a good collection of mainly London ghost signs can be seen. … Read more

Nuttman Bros Timber and Fencing by Yelfy

Faded London

If you like the sort of stuff found on this blog you will certainly also be interested in the work of Yelfy over at Faded … Read more

Cutts and Co Printing

Martin Thompson

Martin Thompson is an artist who has done a series of pieces based on his photography of predominantly London Ghost Signs. He calls them “urban … Read more

Collosal Media Dewars Fish

Colossal Media

The art of large scale sign writing lives on in New York, USA through the work of Colossal Media  A full gallery of their work … Read more