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January 31, 2017, 1 Comment

WHO WHAT WHERE is a photography exhibition showing at the Brixton Pound (27 Jan – 2 Feb). The images celebrate the diversity of cultures across the world through the encounters the […]

Xavier de Sousa performs in POST at the Ovalhouse Theatre

Ovalhouse theatre play explores national identify

November 28, 2016, Comments Off on Ovalhouse theatre play explores national identify

Former Brixton resident Xavier de Sousa’s solo performance POST comes to Ovalhouse Theatre from tomorrow Wednesday (30 Nov – 3 Dec). The ...

Save our homes demo outside Lambeth town hall

New play ‘Where will we live’ tells the story of estate demolition

November 20, 2015, Comments Off on New play ‘Where will we live’ tells the story of estate demolition

Where Will We Live? is a new play showcasing the diverse stories of Brixton people reacting to council estate demolition and social changes surroundin ...

Street theatre in Brixton

Let’s dance …

September 25, 2015, Comments Off on Let’s dance …

OurBrixton, the multi-arts campaign that discusses and responds to Brixton’s fast-changing identity, is organising a “secret and fun” direct ...

  • Best of Brixton: February
    February 8, 2015, Comments Off on Best of Brixton: February

    Our top tips for what’s on in February…  Mon 9 @ Upstairs at the Ritzy. Tonight the Ritzy hosts their ‘board games and beyond night’, a free event of gaming, […]

  • 30-year-old market stall gets a face-lift from Brixton artist
    November 25, 2014, Comments Off on 30-year-old market stall gets a face-lift from Brixton artist

    “We were here before Wahaca!” says Stuart Horwood, stalwart  of Brixton market, watch-man, and CEO of the Brixton Market Traders’ Federation. Horwood means, specifically, the strikingly colourful paintwork of his [&hellip ...

  • REVIEW: Eve Arnold x Danny Pope at Photofusion
    June 8, 2014, Comments Off on REVIEW: Eve Arnold x Danny Pope at Photofusion

    Review by Anna McKie A photographer’s relationship with his or her printer might seem a straightforward one. The former snaps a scene, the other puts the end product on to […]

  • Brixton artists organise art fundraiser for Freedom charity
    March 12, 2014, Comments Off on Brixton artists organise art fundraiser for Freedom charity

    A group of artists have set up a fundraising project in Brixton to support the work of Freedom Charity who were asked by three women held as “slaves” for over […]

  • South London’s landmarks in print
    December 10, 2013, Comments Off on South London’s landmarks in print

    By Amna Ahmed Local designers Ed Povey & Martin Ivatt are passionate about South London, particularly Brixton and its iconic buildings. They are so passionate about it that when they […]