Loughborough Junction: Street Art Emergence

Tucked away between Brixton, Camberwell and Herne Hill is an area with an emerging identity of its own – Loughborough Junction. Bearing the name of its very convenient railway station (5 mins to Elephant, 10-12 mins Blackfriars/City), it’s an area criss-crossed by railway tracks and of course railway arches, which are fast becoming an agent… via … More Loughborough Junction: Street Art Emergence

LEAKE STREET: Waterloo’s Iconic Graffiti Tunnel Gets Lit

London Waterloo’s famous graffiti tunnel, Leake Street Arches, has been brought to life by light. Originally brought to fame by notorious street artist Banksy, Leake Street, also known as the iconic ‘graffiti tunnel’ links Lower Marsh to the South Bank and is one of London’s most popular urban street art locations. As one of the few … More LEAKE STREET: Waterloo’s Iconic Graffiti Tunnel Gets Lit

Indy film to Immortalise Cleansing of London Council Estates

WoolfeVision and Aylesbury Film Night presents a WORLD PREMIERE 8th December of the documentary ‘Concrete Soldiers’, about the social cleansing of housing estates and those resisting the destruction of their homes. The film focuses on the Aylesbury, Cressingham Gardens and Central Hill council estates in London. The film encourages viewers to have hope, and a belief that a fairer future … More Indy film to Immortalise Cleansing of London Council Estates

REGINALD D HUNTER AND SARA PASCOE CONFIRMED FOR DULWICH COMEDY NIGHTS

After a hugely successful packed-out first show headlined by Tim Key, South East London comedy night Plosive Comedy in Dulwich has announced Sara Pascoe and Reginald D Hunter as headliners for its November and December shows. Plosive Comedy in Dulwich takes places at 300-seat theatre, the MCT at Alleyn’s once a month.  On Saturday November … More REGINALD D HUNTER AND SARA PASCOE CONFIRMED FOR DULWICH COMEDY NIGHTS

London Street artist Bambi’ ode to Diana – ‘Be As Naughty As You Want’

Always a sucker for #streetart…. Check out this new piece from London street artist #BAMBI   You’ll find Bambi’s – Be As Naughty As You Want – in one of my favourite stomping grounds- Seven Dials, Neals Yard London WC2. Bambi pulls you into a fantasy world as Princess Diana becomes Mary Poppins, floating down from … More London Street artist Bambi’ ode to Diana – ‘Be As Naughty As You Want’

Introducing: ‘A SPOTLIGHT ON’ featuring Brockley Artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma

We’ve got a double artist whammy to kick off our new feature series ‘A Spotlight On’. We welcome Brockley artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma into the South East London Blog fold. We didn’t go as far as sitting them down and shining a spotlight on them, but we did find out some gems that we are … More Introducing: ‘A SPOTLIGHT ON’ featuring Brockley Artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma

Impactful Street Art? Market Road Gallery, UKs 1st Interactive Art Space

The creative minds at Central Saint Martins, the University of Arts London (UAL) and the space sharer’s at Attic Self Storage have created the first ever street art space designed to respond to community peer-review. Using Attic’s latest state-of-the-art self-storage facility as its 65-metre canvas, artists, art lovers and community can participate in a living … More Impactful Street Art? Market Road Gallery, UKs 1st Interactive Art Space

LOST ICONS TO GO ON EXHIBITION THIS SUMMER

Recovered historical portraits of leading British cultural figures – including Dame Judi Dench, Daniel-Day Lewis, Damon Albarn, Kenneth Branagh, Ronnie Wood and Morrissey – will be exhibited in London from 15-24 June. The photographs, taken by The Douglas Brothers, were lost for over 20 years. Some have never been seen before. They will go on … More LOST ICONS TO GO ON EXHIBITION THIS SUMMER