People look like the sea – level 2
Hull is a city in England which celebrated its connection to the sea. People stripped down and other people painted them blue in four different colours.
They then posed and a person photographed them at some of the city’s historic locations. The photographer was the New York-based artist Spencer Tunick.
The photographs will go on display next year when Hull will become the new UK City of Culture.
Difficult words: strip down (remove clothes), based (living in).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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