Tag: Brixton artist

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...

“Interiors” – a new show by Karen Smith

If you have some spare time and are within reach of the Streatham/Tooting border, go along to to the Sproutarts gallery to see Karen...

Still singing and dancing

Dance teacher Sonia Abdallaoui and singing teacher Precious Wilson say the lockdown won't stop them putting their talent and experience at the disposal of new...

Portraits of Brixton by Adrian Coleman

Brixton is a busy place – full of people, noise and activity. But local artist Adrian Coleman has found an extraordinary stillness and calm...

Black Men’s Minds – a moving testament

Brixton based artist, filmmaker and psychotherapist Stephen Rudder talks to Brixton Blog at the end of his exhibition Black Men’s Minds at Brixton's Black...

Something worth making a song and dance about

One born in Paris, the other in Jamaica, both now in Brixton and putting their talent and experience at the disposal of new generations...

Mural commissioned at Pop Brixton celebrates local community

Brixton street artist Tizer was busy yesterday evening (Wednesday 11 September) creating his latest mural – 6.5ft by 13ft – in front of a...

For the Records

If you’re old enough, local artist Martin Grover’s beautifully rendered trompe l’oeil (visual trick) paintings of vinyl record sleeves take you back to the...

Brixton artist raises funds for landfill site community

An artist from Brixton is raising funds to support a project helping families who live in South East Asia’s largest landfill site. Lawrence Blackburn says...