Frank Pick, the first chief executive of London Transport, (1878 - 1941), had more influence on the look of twentiethcentury London than any other individual. Frank Pick's London offers a unique overview of Pick's passionate belief in the social and civic value of applied art and design.
Oliver Green is former Head Curator of the London Transport Museum and now its Research Fellow. He has lectured and published extensively on transport art, design and history. His books include Underground Art (1990), Designed for London (1995), London Transport Posters (2008), British Aviation Posters (2012) and Underground: How the Tube Shaped London (2012).