Hackney mushroom madness

Mystery mushrooms find a home in Hackney

MYSTERY mushrooms are sprouting up on buildings across east London.

Dozens of funky fungi are adourning a plethora of locations in Shoreditch, Brick Lane, Kingsland Road and Hackney Road to name just a few.

The mushrooms are the work of artist Christiaan Nagel who was spotted putting up one of his installations in Shoreditch by passer-by Matt Perrott.

Mr Perrott said: “These apocalyptic looking Mushrooms have been popping up all over the place. These organic, colourful sculptures are new, interesting and make me want to know more.”

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