Say Cheese

Latest photos from the Contiki Community

  • Share_community_tiny_thumb
  • Image_community_tiny_thumb
  • Image_community_tiny_thumb
  • Fotolia_41680227_xs-uk-gov_community_tiny_thumb
  • Share_community_tiny_thumb
  • Img_0186_community_tiny_thumb
  • Image_community_tiny_thumb
  • Img_3860_community_tiny_thumb
  • Fullsizerender_community_tiny_thumb

View Latest Photos

Back to Live Feed

Explore

Richard Wilson in East Sussex

‘Hang on a Minute, Lads’.

Richardwilson-detail_full_for_exchange

This installation art called ‘Hang on a minute lads, I’ve got a great idea’ is a ridiculous creation by artist Richard Wilson.

Currently living in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England is a huge replica of a bus, balanced seemingly precariously on top of a the De La Warr Pavillion. It absolutely looks as though it’s going to topple off at any given moment.

Wilson was inspired by the movie The Italian Job, in which a similar situation (albeit with a cliff in the Italian Alps instead of a building) occurs. Michael Caine, playing ex-con Charlie Croker, utters – in that perpetually wonderful and recognisable voice – “Hang on a minute lads, I’ve got a great idea.”

It’s a playful piece of art that pays tribute to one of the best films ever made. It’s a damn good time and worth visiting East Sussex for. (We’re sure there are other drawcards, don’t get us twisted!)

More here.

Comments (0)

Featured Posts

City_and_colour_featured

City and Colour

The perfect backdrop for your travels...
Boardshorts-excerpt_featured

Men’s Swimwear this season

The pick of the bunch...
Pais-museums_excerpt_featured

Nuit Des Musées – Paris, May 19th

Explore the museums of Paris at night...

Questions?

x

Visas? Money? Where to go? Chat to us about travel.