Thursday, October 22, 2009

Thursday Challenge - simple

Simple yet effective. On 15Aug09, the Mumbai Municipal authorities along with an NGO, initiated a simple yet effective idea to brighten up the 3km long wall between Matunga and Dadar, by distributing paints and brushes and inviting all the locals to paint the wall.
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28 comments:

  1. This is a very wonderful idea & the wall look more beautiful now.

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  2. What a marvelous idea!! It looks great! Love your capture!

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  3. Simple, inexpensive and it does more than simply brighten up a wall that would otherwise be dull and drab. Such projects can also help build a sense of community. They sometimes don't, but they can. Splendid example, and photo!

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  4. Grassroots Grace!
    Namaste & Aloha, Friend

    Comfort Spiral

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  5. i love the idea. i bet now the place will look interesting.

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  6. What a creative, colorful way to enhance the area and, of course, you were there to share it with us! Lovely!

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  7. Bring the beautiful color back to life.

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  8. Such character in that wall...certainly not drab cement! Very nice photography here!

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  9. See. Grafiti can be constructive.

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  10. beautiful... I love such colours... !! we had such paintings in our university wall and one wall right here in indore... !! I just love the colours.. !!

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  11. Brilliant initiative, very well captured!

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  12. Very effective and it must have been a real pleasure to be a part of it for the locals....thanks for bringing these beautiful colors to us.

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  13. Goodness me, I missed out on this one. I should have been there. This was a brilliant move. Can you give me the exact location. I would love to go and see the painted walls. I hope something like this happens here in Chembur too...

    - Pixellicious Photos

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  14. And you are true simple and effective

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  15. What a great idea! It looks great, too.

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  16. belle exposition de peintures murales

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  17. Adorable urban artwork, special and beautiful colours!
    Léia

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  18. When we moved into a new office building, the HR announced a competition for the best decorated floor and cubicle to brighten up the walls n cubicles of the office.....
    this was my entry: http://pinashpinash.blogspot.com/2006/08/showing-off-my-desk.html

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  19. Wonderful idea! Everything which can make the streets more colourful and brigt is great and the murals here look really cool!

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  20. Now that is a good thing to do and the results are fun, striking and colourful!

    Your blog takes a really long time to start loading. Why is that so?

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  21. Vibrant and uplifting! Love the idea and the photo. Thank you for sharing this with us.

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  22. Simply brilliant photo! So colourful.

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  23. Wonderful idea! Gorgeous photos!
    :-)

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  24. Graffiti can absolutely be art, and this is a great way of doing it! Like the documentary in you image!

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  25. Love the idea of the wall painting and the community involvement.

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