Tag: Brixton Library

Mapping Queer Lambeth

Brixton library will next month host the launch of a pamphlet charting Lambeth’s rich LGBTQIA+ history through the physical buildings, spaces and spots across...

‘My Work’ – the new exhibition at Tate Library Brixton

Over the past two years mentors from the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) have been helping a group of photographers, who have been affected by...

Kimathi Donkor – new show in Brixton’s Tate Library

Kimathi Donkor is an internationally recognised and celebrated contemporary artist whose work is diverse in terms of subject, media and technique. The Notebook series...

Success for newcomers at Brixton Blog and Bugle art show

Cherise Hewett and her picture Ayaba were awarded the winners’ prize at last night’s (19 July) ceremony marking the end of the 2021 Brixton Blog and...

Brixton Blog & Bugle summer art show 2021

The third Brixton Blog & Bugle summer art show will be a physical event, taking place in the Brixton Tate Library on Windrush Square...

You can’t go through hell alone …

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...

Mums and kids get creative for Brixton International Women’s Day

  The #MotherWorks photography exhibition is back in Brixton at the Library from Monday 2 March to Saturday 4 April. It was first seen in...

Brixton library presents collage as cutting edge

Brixton’s Tate Library will host an exhibition of collages throughout January. Leslie Manasseh met the curator Sam Dodson to talk about the medium and...

‘Don’t forget about us – and don’t forget about books’

Simone Richardson talks to Liyah Leoni about her creation The Wave, and why she launched it in Brixton library The Wave is a showcase for LGBTQ+ writers...

A virtual reality trip round Brixton’s heritage

Audiences have been flocking to Brixton Library this week for the Coldharbour Project: a 360˚ VR film and oral history exhibition exploring Brixton's heritage....

Story of a struggle to succeed as an artist

Djofray Makumbu’s story is about a struggle against the odds – how one young man’s talent, determination and hard work brought him artistic success. This...

Learn about the history of Brixton at the heritage festival

  Lambeth Heritage Festival is a September month-long festival led by Lambeth Archives and the Lambeth Local History Forum. For history buffs there is plenty to...

Fanfare announcement for Brixton summer art show winners

The Brixton Blog and Bugle Art Show winners were announced in Brixton Library last night (6 August) to an enthusiastic audience of artists and...

Our summer art show open in Brixton library

The Blog & Bugle Summer Arts Show runs until 4 August at Brixton Library. Twenty-nine local artists are exhibiting their work in two categories...

Brixton Library Gallery presents Quid Pro Quo

Julia Gallego and Paul Wye met while studying the Printmaking MA at Camberwell College of Art in 2010. But their work was moving beyond...

Readers and Writers Festival 2019

Lambeth Libraries Readers and Writers Festival, now well under way, is celebrating 15 years with a great mix of events, talks and readings. This year’s...