The Big Picture was a commission from Audiences Central funded by the Arts Council in The West Midlands. The record-breaking work of art included 112, 896 photos, and measured 857.3m2. It was unveiled outside Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum at Millennium Point. The image selected for the final mosaic was from the thousands of submissions. Taken in 1926, it is a portrait of 17 year old Arthur James Bunce from Tipton in the Black Country, training as an amateur boxer.