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David Hockney's London Underground Redesign Upsets The Internet

A roundup of reactions taking over Twitter.

The Renowned English painter David Hockney, took over London’s Piccadilly Circus station as part of an ongoing art project — but didn’t quite receive positive feedback from the internet.

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, launched a massive tourism campaign entitled Let’s Do London, with the hopes of reuniting residents and visitors with the capital of England. To set off the initiative, Hockney created a new public installation, by redesigning the iconic TfL logo at the Picadilly Circus station.

Hockney’s reinterpretation is an old-school Microsoft-paint twist on the trademark logo in yellow and purple with the ‘s’ in ‘circus’ hanging below the rest of the name. Khan took to Twitter to share the latest design and the internet had a field day with their opinions.

See below for a roundup of reactions to Hockney’s take on the Piccadilly Circus redesign.

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