John McKiernan is this week's Londonist Out Loud Podcast guest discussing The Tights Ball and other Platform-7 abstract performance art interventions with N Quentin Woolf on London Bridge train station's platform seven
This week’s show focuses one man and his tights. John McKiernan of Platform 7 has collected thousands of pairs of used tights and rolled them into a ball. The pair talk at London Bridge Station where they discuss the thinking behind the tights project,...
John McKiernan, founder of Platform-7 Events discusses public art interventions and contested space on The News Agents radio show with Professor Andy Pratt(City University, London) and Professor Loretta Lees (University of Leicester).
This radio show was first broadcast on Resonance Radio 104.4FM in London, 1st March 2014 and is available as a podcast.
An interview for a Londonist podcast unexpectedly led to finally hearing the truth behind the missing platform 7 at London Bridge train station and became the perfect location to discuss the company’s projects over the last 6-years. Founder John McKiernan explains.
Platform 7 at London Bridge pre 1993, copyright Network Rail
The story behind the missing platform 7 at London Bridge has always been a bit of a mystery. There were a few theories but no actual certainty that I could rely on until yesterday when London Bridge’s Richard Emmins, N...