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How the city lives inside me

There are disadvantages to living in a city. Artist Murugiah illustrates his urban environment and what it feels like to be consumed, falling, squeezed and trapped.


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About the author

Photograph of MURUGIAH



MURUGIAH was raised in South Wales with Sri Lankan origins and currently resides in London. Working with inspiration from surrealism and pop culture he uses strong colour and line to create bold impactful imagery. He has collaborated with The Guardian, Variety, Penguin Random House, Greenpeace, Shortlist, New Scientist, New Statesman, Little White Lies, Empire, Arrow Films, Disney, Lucasfilm, EMI and AMC.