Since 2009, street artist Matt Sewell's pop-art watercolours of Britain's favourite garden birds have been achieving cult status on the internet. Ebury Press have now collected Matt's illustrations in one beautiful volume, Our Garden Birds and, to celebrate the book's publication, the Café at Foyles present an enchanting exhibition of Matt's original work.
Venue: The Café at Foyles, First Floor, Charing Cross Road
Opening Hours: 12th June - 28th June 2012 (Mon - Sat 9am - 9pm, Sun 10am - 6pm)
Please note that due to the arrangement of the Café, viewing of the artwork may be restricted
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