Commissioned as part of the inaugural Lumiere London festival, ‘195 Piccadilly’ is a large scale projection onto the BAFTA building. Exploring the different genres of cinema and television using images from BAFTA’s archive.

The overall aesthetic refers to the origins of 195 Piccadilly as the home of the Royal Institute for Painters in Watercolour.


The animation is accompanied by a striking soundtrack, created by Ed Carter and inspired by the classic sounds that helped define these genres of film and television.

‘195 Piccadilly’ was featured in the Independent, the BBC, the Evening Standard and the Guardian.

Lumiere London was attended by in excess of 1,000,000 people over the course of it’s 4 days.

Music written and produced by Ed Carter, featuring performances by:

Ed Cross – Violin
Chrissie Slater – Viola
Ele Leckie – Cello

Commissioned by Artichoke.
Technical delivery by QED.