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Section of the Bridge Artwork at Loughborough Junction
July 26, 2017, No comments

Halfway between Brixton and Camberwell, Loughborough Junction has always had a bit of an identity problem.  When noticed by the national press it is usually for the wrong reasons.  An […]

Brixton People – Part 2

July 21, 2017, No comments

  Photographer Carole Evans has published 110 striking portraits of people who popped into her pop-up studio in Brixton market last weekend. You ...

Brixton £ café

Point of View project party at Brixton Pound café

July 14, 2017, No comments

Young women from Brixton’s Baytree Centre gathered in the Brixton Pound café last night to celebrate A Point of View – a photographic proje ...

Paul Gildea Painting Night Watch

Rembrandt masterpiece inspires painting of Brixton friends

July 7, 2017, No comments

A group of young Brixton men feature in a prize-winning painting by a local artist which is based on one of the great classic masterpieces, Rembrandt ...

  • Sunshine Arts International children in carnival costume
    Arts Council recognition for Brixton institutions
    July 4, 2017, No comments

    Brixton now hosts at least three Arts Council England recognised art institutions. Two of our long-established art institutions – 198 Contemporary Arts and Photofusion – are to join Arts Council England’s national portfolio [&helli ...

  • Cressingham Gardens Sanctum Ephemeral exhibition
    Cressingham exhibition extended
    July 4, 2017, No comments

    Cressingham Gardens, the model housing estate overlooking Brockwell Park that Lambeth council intends to demolish, is still an open-air gallery. Cressingham resident and photographer Mark Aitken’s Arts Council funded exhibition […]

  • Art saved my life says Brixton Pound artist in residence
    June 6, 2017, Comments Off on Art saved my life says Brixton Pound artist in residence

    Paul Ashton, recently artist in residence at the Brixton Pound, talks to Francesca Mills about art, life and work Paul Ashton, the Brixton Pound’s artist in residence last month, has […]