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Urban Art 2017
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May 15, 2018, No comments

Urban Art 2018, London’s largest annual open-air contemporary arts fair, will be back in Brixton on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 July. The free event will see artists exhibiting an […]

Bill – The Prince Regent

Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now it’s back

May 10, 2018, No comments

Brixton photographer Fiona Freund has an exhibition of her work opening in the Lounge on Atlantic Road on Monday (14 May). It’s based on a book tha ...

Albert Bridge, 1966 Trustees of the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery (The Higgins Bedford), © Estate of Edward Bawden

Edward Bawden – Creator of imaginary worlds

May 6, 2018, No comments

Leslie Manasseh previews the upcoming Dulwich Gallery exhibition of works by the multi-talented Edward Bawden   Edward Bawden was one of the most ...

Hand with dominoes

Portrait of the Windrush generation

May 4, 2018, No comments

Ahead of the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush and amid the political storm over the treatment of the Windrush generation, Tevye ...

  • Collage by Je lena
    Collage for the community
    April 11, 2018, No comments

    Brixton Library is hosting an exhibition of collages until 7 May by members of Collagistes Collective from around the world. The collective is based on the idea that collage is […]

  • Artist Nick Seymour at Brockwell Blend Brixton
    Art with your coffee at Brockwell Blend Café
    March 15, 2018, Comments Off on Art with your coffee at Brockwell Blend Café

    Brixton is the secret source of much inspiration for the English teacher and artist Nick Seymour who recently launched his most ambitious collection of works to date ‘New Town Utopia’ on the […]

  • Artist Can Zhang at work at 198 last year
    Mayor’s £475,000 grant will help Brixton’s 198 expand its work
    March 7, 2018, Comments Off on Mayor’s £475,000 grant will help Brixton’s 198 expand its work

    Brixton’s 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning centre in Railton Road is to be redeveloped with the aid of a £475,000 grant from the mayor of London. The money will come […]

  • Caroline Harper and Martin Glover
    Cool landscapes, intriguing maps and trompe l’oeil
    March 6, 2018, Comments Off on Cool landscapes, intriguing maps and trompe l’oeil

      If you have some time pop into Studio 73 in Brixton Village, for a visual treat. On show is the work of Martin Grover and Caroline Harper. Martin’s range […]

  • New Contemporaries at Bloc
    New Contemporaries at “edgy venue” Bloc 336
    February 26, 2018, Comments Off on New Contemporaries at “edgy venue” Bloc 336

    Rudy Schulkind reviews Bloomberg New Contemporaries at Brixton’s Block 336 The Art Newspaper reported that the Bloomberg New Contemporaries show had opened in an “edgy new Brixton venue” – whose […]