Tag: Brixton Design Trail

Competition for new Brixton bridge sign

  Lambeth council and Brixton’s Business Improvement District launched a competition as part of the Brixton Design Trail to create and install a new design...

New flash crossing for Brixton

Brixton has got a new flash crossing this morning (3 October). At the western end of Coldharbour Lane, it links Windrush Square to Brixton Road between...

Brixton Design Trail: a look back at the highlights

  A week of fun, reflection and lots and lots of love.  Binki Taylor, organiser of this year’s Brixton Design Trail looks back at some...

Brixton’s newest mural pays tribute to a local hero

  The man who already has the keys to Brixton, and is known to anyone who has "spent a penny" – or 20p – at...
Brixton Design Trail 2017 pink sofa interview

Brixton Design Trail – Love is Power and a pink sofa

One of the many triumphs of this year's Brixton Design Trail – theme: Love is Power – is a film made by Lambeth College media...

Design trail hears why the world comes to Brixton for its...

Dalton Maag may not be the first two words that spring to mind when people think about Brixton. But the work of the type design...
Lovers Telephone Brixton Community Base

Artists get active on the Brixton Design Trail

Alan Slingsby visited a few of the dozens of Brixton Design Trail events There’s a lot more to design than sitting around and having a good...
Edible Bus Stop HQ in Loughborough Junction

Something for everybody on the Brixton Design Trail

Brixton’s second year as a London Design Festival district got under way at the weekend. From a railway arch in Loughborough Junction to the Department...

Brixton Design Trail 2017 hits the street

The first public showing of this year’s Brixton Design Trail hit the streets in the early hours of this morning (15 September) when Ellen...

Meet the Design Trail press gang

A bunch of work experience students, aka the Press Gang, were set a challenge over the holidays. The 11 students, who had not worked...

Brixton Design Trail “Love is power”

In a message to visitors and local people, the organisers of the Brixton Design Trail explain their mission and method … Brixton Design Trail returns...

Design trail to improve Brixton’s neglected areas

Permanent improvements for neglected parts of our town and more road art are expected to feature as Brixton Design Trail returns for its second...

Architects reveal latest addition to Brixton skyline

The architects Squire and Partners, who move into their new premises this summer in Ferndale Road after a two-year restoration project, hit a milestone...

Brixton’s green and edible barrier takes root

Residents of Brixton's Southwyck House (aka the Barrier Block) joined the edible bus stop team and volunteers to put the final touches to the...

Brixton Design Trail wants to hear from you

If you have an idea for a creative event or project, it’s not too late to be part of this year’s Brixton Design Trail...

Brixton’s flash crossings on awards shortlist

Brixton’s flash crossings are shortlisted in this year’s Design Week awards. Competing in the wayfinding and environmental graphics category, they are up against the...