02 October, 2012
Check out Guinness World Records Largest Painting
The largest painting by numbers measures 3,130.55 m² (33,696 ft² 138.2 in²) and was unveiled by
the Ecole de Dessin in partnership with Lagos State Government, Nigeria, on 17 November 2010 in
celebration of Guinness World Records Day 2010 and also a means to draw awareness to issue of climate
change in Nigeria.
The painting measured 63.5 m (208 ft 3.99 in) x 49.3 m (161 ft 8.94 in) and was created by 350
volunteers and represents the map of Nigeria, the logo of 350.org in the middle of the map, the flag of
Nigeria (green, white, green) which was painted around the map.
This iconic painting will be up for exhibition at the Methodist Boys High School Victoria Island Lagos
from the 1st of October to the 12th of October 2012. This event is in partnership with the Lagos State
Visit: www.ecolededessin.org for more info