Volunteers wanted: Help paint the Hands On mural

Volunteers are being sought to help put the finishing touches to a distinctive community mural in Windmill Gardens. The Hands On mural project, spearheaded...

NEW EXHIBITION: The Deepest Darkness at Block 336

Arts Contributor Lizzie Kaye discovers a dark and intricate underworld on Brixton Road. Block 336, the subterranean gallery on Brixton Road, has been transformed. The...

Eclectic expressionism on Atlantic Road

Arts contributor Lizzie Kaye reports from the opening of new show Urban Expressionism and other stray talent at the Knight Webb Gallery on Atlantic...

Expressing Africa – Adjani Okpu-Egbe interview

Arts Editor Ruth Waters caught up with leading Afro-surreal expressionist painter, Adjani Okpu-Egbe, between his Coldharbour Lane studio and his Atlantic Road exhibition. Growing up...

FEATURE: The creative community faced with eviction after 30 yrs in...

By Zoe Jewell, editor On one side of Coldharbour Lane, outside Granville Arcade, a couple are standing and taking a photo. The building they are...

GUEST POST: Meet Poeticat

Brixton-based spoken-word artist Catherine Martindale introduces her band, Poeticat, and their new event at The Windmill. And reassures us that it's ok to be...

Brixton artist exhibiting at the Jerwood

An artist from Brixton has been selected for the 2013 Jerwood Painting Fellowship and his work is currently being exhibited at Jerwood Space in...

The week in Brixton

By Faye Lipson, Listings Editor April 8-14 Monday 8: For the brave only. Start the week with an early morning dip in Brockwell Lido pool, now...

REVIEW: Unsettled at Photofusion

Arts Reviewer, Lizzie Kaye, shares her thoughts on Photofusion's latest exhibition Unsettled is the culmination of five years of work by photographer Isabelle Pateer.  In...

Spirit of Brixton: Stella Duffy, author

I’ve practiced the Buddhism of Nichiren Daishonin with the Soka Gakkai International since 1986. I live in Loughborough Junction and practice in my own...

Arts club for young people returns

An arts club for children will return to the Brixton Community Base next Saturday April 6. Imagine and Make is a fun art session for...

Exploring Brixton’s hand-painted signs

US-born, Brixton-based, sign-painter Bella Pace writes in praise of Brixton's appreciation of the hand-painted sign and explores some historic and more recent varieties (photo...

Making an effort for art in Brixton: The Effort Collective

Arts writer Fi Anderson catches up with Brixton's self-styled DIY artist collective. The Effort Collective - or Vanessa Pope, Jon Rowe, Abel Kohen and Sim Eldem - is a...

Hands On Windmill Gardens: Brixton’s newest mural.

Camila Cardeñosa and Stephen Lawlor – the brains behind Brixton’s latest piece of public art – sat down for a coffee and a chat...

Love Letter to Lambeth – New Art Work Unveiled at Brixton...

Arts Reporter Sophie Gainsley finds love alive and well in Lambeth On 25 March 1807, an Act of Parliament passed The Slave Trade Act,...

Pop-up exhibition to be held at Studio 73 in Granville Arcade

Studio 73 is to host a collection of original paintings and limited edition prints by London-based artist Lucie Conoley. The exhibition will run for...

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Ovalhouse final Kennington performances to break down walls

Anetha Sivanathan surveys the final season of Lambeth’s historic theatre, Ovalhouse, before its move from its home of 50 years to Brixton   For its last...

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