Glasgow mural by artist Smug takes internet by storm

THIS photo, taken by Corrie Martin, shows a mysterious new gable-end mural in Glasgow city centre.

The Smug-drawn mural in Glasgow city centre. Picture: Corrie Martin

It’s the work of graffiti artist Sam Bates, otherwise known as Smug, whose photorealistic work has also featured during the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in 2014.

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On the Lost Glasgow page alone, Martin’s image of the mural has been shared almost 20,000 times, and has been doing the rounds on Twitter.