Brixton market’s Agile Rabbit music breeds success

Abstract improvised music in a corridor of a market? Will it catch on? Yes it did. Agile Experiments, who have been performing outside Brixton Village’s...

Brixton events central to Windrush commemoration

  Brixton will be at the centre of events to mark the 70th anniversary of the arrival in London of the Empire Windrush and its...

Brixton schools group wins major arts research award

  The Brixton Learning Collaborative (BLC), in partnership with the local Windmill Cluster of schools,  is one of six UK organisations this year to receive...

Make a dolls’ house in a shoe box in Brixton Department...

Make a dolls' house in a shoebox Downstairs at The Department Store in Brixton and raise money for Shelter at the same time. Your shoebox...

Artists unable to grow amid Network Rail’s arches sell-off stalemate

Artists at Brixton’s Valentia Place arches are struggling to grow as they await the outcome of Network Rail’s countrywide railway arches sell-off. Tevye Markson...

Urban Art will be back in Brixton in July

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...

Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now...

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...

Brixtopia – a nation state of mind

“Brixtopia” features in the London Design Museum Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008-18 exhibition that runs until 12 August. It's a concept launched by Brixton-based...

Edward Bawden – Creator of imaginary worlds

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

Portrait of the Windrush generation

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...

Brixton – great place for an artistic journey

Leslie Manasseh meets Katia Kesic on a journey from Moscow via Brixton Katia Kesic, as an individual and an artist, represents a meeting between the...

Collage for the community

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...

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...

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...

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...

Brixton’s working mothers on the map

An exhibition by photographer Fiona Freund will put Brixton’s working mothers on the map as part of this year’s International Women’s Day celebrations. MotherWorks is...

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Shakespeare – for the many not the few

Leslie Manasseh meets two Brixton-based women behind a remarkable new theatre production   Adjoa Andoh and Dona Croll are two extraordinary Brixton-based women who are bringing...

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