Usain Bolt - The artwork of James Cochran aKa Jimmy C
by R27 CREATIVELAB on Wednesday, 8 August 2012
Artist James Cochran (aka Jimmy C) paints a portrait of Usain Bolt in London's east end to celebrate the Olympic games and the 50th anniversary of independence for Jamaica
More than three meters above east London's Sclater Street is a mural of sprinter Usain Bolt, captured in explosive color by artist James Cochran.
The street artwork, more than four meters high and six meters wide, is a dramatic sight, designed by Cochran to celebrate London's Olympic Games.
Cochran, known as "Jimmy C," has a style which combines his background in graffiti art and academic training in figurative realism.
View more of his work below. Source: akajimmyc.com