Brixton Life Drawing launch ‘enormous’ new project

Brixton Life Drawing, started by local textile designers Anya and Bex in 2019, has launched a new "Draw & Tour" project. Regular classes have entertained...

The Mending Room: Seeking passionate Brixtonites for paid work – and...

April1981: Police form a barricade across Railton Road outside the Atlantic, now the Dogstar. PICTURE: "1981 Brixton Riots" by Kim Aldis. Licensed under CC. A community-led...

Brixton Village hosts female street artists

As part of local celebrations for this year's International Women’s Day on Monday (8 March) the WOM Collective is taking over Brixton Village Courtyard...

Mayor’s DIY chain is now in museum

The Museum of London has acquired a ceremonial chain created by Councillor Philip Normal, Mayor of Lambeth, as part of its Collecting COVID initiative. Normal,...

Brixton’s Creative Enterprise Zone launches

In 2018, Brixton was named as one of six designated creative enterprise zones (CEZ) by the Mayor of London. Creative enterprise zones were awarded to...

Brixton street to host stories of 2020

Brixton’s Dalberg Road will soon be home to an art installation celebrating the ordinary and extraordinary stories of local people. It is part of a...

Pending – the new show at the San Mei Gallery

Pending is an exhibition for our times. As much of the world is in limbo waiting for the end of the pandemic, the outcome...

More grants for local arts and music organisations

Brixton’s unique outdoor conceptual art organisation, the Bureau of Silly Ideas (BOSI), is among 19 Lambeth groups to receive funding in the second distribution...

Thought Threads at the San Mei Gallery

Thought Threads is the new exhibition at Brixton's San Mei gallery which brings together the work of three artists whose interest is in textiles....

Brixton artist finds new use for jet engine parts

Art is not the first thing that springs to mind when someone talks about military aircraft and Formula 1 race cars, but Brixton resident...

New Season at Theatre Peckham

   Theatre Peckham’s reopening season showcases the voices and work of young Black artists in London Following six months of closure, Theatre Peckham, celebrates its reopening with...

Covid Tales From Tom’s Bench

A photography exhibition by Jim Grover30 September – 31 December, 2020 SATURDAY 1 AUGUSTTimothy first came to Honest Tom’s in May, when he started working...

“Sleepers” and ‘The Structure of Feeling” – new shows at Block336

The Structure of Feeling (A Ghost Train Ride) Andy Holden Described as a “A socially distanced journey through a desolate post-cartoon landscape”, the new solo exhibition...

Free courses in photography, graphic design and film

The Factory Production House "Step Up" is a new free online project for anyone 19+ living in Lambeth. Photofusion and 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning will...

Farewell shows as Brixton Village’s Studio 73 says goodbye

Martin Grover and some of his brilliant paintings of Brixton are in real-life residency at Studio 73 in Brixton Village all this week as...

Have a drink with the Characters of Coldharbour Lane

A Characters of Coldharbour Lane photography exhibition launches today on social media and later this month at Brixton Brewery’s taproom on Brixton Station Road. It...

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Gargie Ahmad watched the Black Men’s Consortium and Tony Cealy perform Kwame and The Lockdown – keeping up the conversation about Black men’s mental health After a...