ON THE HOOF! at PECKHAM SPACE Private View FRIDAY 25 MARCH 2011

Ever wondered who came up with the first bus timetables?

Or when the first buses were introduced?

MA Camberwell art students Ellie Collins, Maria Ignatyeva & Léonie Cronin, go back in time to explore the unsung hero “Kitty”; the horse who launched Thomas Tilling omnibus services.

Hop aboard the Kitty bus at quarter past or quarter to the hour and clippity clop around Peckham Town Square; Take a peek into our Kitty box to admire the beautiful horse and feed her a sugar-lump;Then travel into the future and consult our resident Astrologer to find out if you are could be a future Peckham Hero!

‘On the Hoof’ is part of Peckham Heroes, currently showing at Peckham Space until March 26th 2011. Celebrated artist Jessica Voorsanger has transformed Peckham Space into a drop in karaoke bar dedicated to celebrity and historical personalities that have a connection with Peckham. You can find out more about the exhibition at www.peckhamspace.com

This event is also part of South London Art Map Last Fridays, a late night opening of all galleries in South London on the last Friday of every month. The South London Art Map is a one-stop resource for the visual arts in South London from Bankside to Greenwich. www.southlondonartmap.com

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About Mark Westall

Mark Westall is the Founder and Editor of FAD magazine Founder and co-publisher Art of Conversation and founder of the platform @worldoffad

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