Painting the Town Red: the Museum of London unveils 'Hidden' by Red Saunders

By lucy inglis on 16 Nov 2010

Painting the Town Red: the Museum of London unveils ‘Hidden’ by Red Saunders What have black Chartist William Cuffay, revolutionary thinker Thomas Paine and rebel Watt Tyler got in common? They have all been ‘photographed’ by activist Red Saunders for the photo tableaux ‘Hidden’, now installed in the foyer of the Museum of London. These rich and inspiring images use a modern cast with period touches to depict key moments and characters in the history of the ordinary man. Red Saunders said: “I recreate important moments in the long struggle of working people for democracy and social justice. History has […]