The inaugural Deptford Literature Festival kicks off this Saturday 14th March featuring 17 events over the day; 14 of which are free to attend. The one-day festival features local writers and artists celebrating Deptford’s literary heritage and looks to its future. There will be a host of talented writers, artists and organisations who are based … More #SpotlightOn local author Anna Sayburn-Lane
Crystal Palace Festival brings Stereo MC’s, Rodney P, Polarbear and more to free park event Acts confirmed for Crystal Palace Park on 16 June include: Stereo MC’s, Strong Asian Mothers, Rodney P & Skitz, Fowokan, Polarbear, Croydon SDA Gospel Choir and much more all being announced on the festival website at crystalpalacefestival.org. Festival director … More ‘If you make sure you’re connected, the writing’s on the wall’: Crystal Palace Festival is almost here….
Beckenham Place Mansion has some exciting events coming up and they are looking for lots of volunteers to help make them amazing. If you would like to spend some enjoyable time connecting with your community and helping make projects come to life, please get in touch with them on firstname.lastname@example.org They hugely appreciate all the work … More VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES: Beckenham Place Mansion
This weekend, over 100 artists will display over 1000 pieces of art at London’s largest open-air contemporary arts fair. Get to meet local artists and see their work as they exhibit using the pavement railings as an open air gallery. Now in its sixteenth year, the Urban Art Fair is an affordable and credible … More BRIXTON URBAN ART FAIR 2017: 1000 art works, 100 artists
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
South London’s home to a few disused alleyways and ageing railway sidepaths, often the subject of curiosity and waste. So when Louise from registered charity The Peckham Coal Line got in touch about a plan for a new elevated urban park built on a disused railway coal sidings in Peckers – we wanted to know more. … More Peckham Coal Line – Crowdfunding for a societal urban link