City of Birmingham
Last updated 7 years ago
The ceiling of the Piccadilly Arcade, off New St. These paintings are like looking up from underground into an apocalyptic post-war world. I've already spent hours on them and don't understand them. They are exciting, frightening and beautiful. There are about 6 in total in a timeline. It was painted by a contemporay artist called Paul Maxfield and is entitled ‘A Life In The Year Of The Chinchillas’.