Category Archives: Community

E8 Memories, Tell Us Your Stories

Big thanks to everyone we met yesterday, sharing your stories of what you’ve experienced in the area, one dating back to the 1880’s!! Your chats and memories spanned ghost tails, death, fires, playing out, families, friends, politics, gardens, good times

E8 Memories, Tell Us Your Stories

Big thanks to everyone we met yesterday, sharing your stories of what you’ve experienced in the area, one dating back to the 1880’s!! Your chats and memories spanned ghost tails, death, fires, playing out, families, friends, politics, gardens, good times

A Young Person’s Look : Church Street

gab were invited through Mapify, an organisation working in an area of Westminster looking at regeneration and development, to come onto the project to spend a couple of weeks with some young people who study at the City of Westminster College. The college itself is located

A Young Person’s Look : Church Street

gab were invited through Mapify, an organisation working in an area of Westminster looking at regeneration and development, to come onto the project to spend a couple of weeks with some young people who study at the City of Westminster College. The college itself is located

Connections In Common – work in progress

Collaboration between gab, Mapfiy and Katy Hawkins. We propose unearthing, visualising, and sharing a commoning network: of commonalities, common assets of places, people, interests and conflicts. A living, breathing, infinite network that is community-owned. The aim of our this new

Connections In Common – work in progress

Collaboration between gab, Mapfiy and Katy Hawkins. We propose unearthing, visualising, and sharing a commoning network: of commonalities, common assets of places, people, interests and conflicts. A living, breathing, infinite network that is community-owned. The aim of our this new

Edu on tour / Prensente – Our goal is to discover, to map and to link up alternatives in education which are building the blocks for a new, better, democratic vision of our society

gab travelled down to the surging metropolis of Sao Paulo to meet with Camila Bastila, a member of Presente, a collective that spans the globe, forming international relationships with radical and critical thinkers whose concern is education.. Presente are filled with fun and

Edu on tour / Prensente – Our goal is to discover, to map and to link up alternatives in education which are building the blocks for a new, better, democratic vision of our society

gab travelled down to the surging metropolis of Sao Paulo to meet with Camila Bastila, a member of Presente, a collective that spans the globe, forming international relationships with radical and critical thinkers whose concern is education.. Presente are filled with fun and

Jardim Gramacho, a wasteland ‘a true ecological wound’

Jardim Gramacho is a wasteland  ‘a true ecological wound’. It was an epic open air landfill, the largest in South America. Roughly 3,000 catadores, self-designated pickers of recyclable materials, worked and with their families lived amongst it; creating a community of somewhat a

Jardim Gramacho, a wasteland ‘a true ecological wound’

Jardim Gramacho is a wasteland  ‘a true ecological wound’. It was an epic open air landfill, the largest in South America. Roughly 3,000 catadores, self-designated pickers of recyclable materials, worked and with their families lived amongst it; creating a community of somewhat a

Morrinho – a project challenging the negative misconceptions of life in favelas.

In 1997 begins the story of Morrinho and its creators. On the hillside of a community in the south of the city of Rio de Janeiro, a simple childhood game began. Initiated by a 14 year old boy it was played to

Morrinho – a project challenging the negative misconceptions of life in favelas.

In 1997 begins the story of Morrinho and its creators. On the hillside of a community in the south of the city of Rio de Janeiro, a simple childhood game began. Initiated by a 14 year old boy it was played to

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At the beginning of the 2014 gab spread its wings across the Atlantic Ocean to the wild, rhythm-filled metropolis of Rio De Janerio, Brazil.  Brazil has had a large amount of global attention recently with its rising international status as an emerging economic power,

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At the beginning of the 2014 gab spread its wings across the Atlantic Ocean to the wild, rhythm-filled metropolis of Rio De Janerio, Brazil.  Brazil has had a large amount of global attention recently with its rising international status as an emerging economic power,

Page Green, project in process

gab are currently working with a residents association in Tottenham who are wanting to challenge the everyday perception and negative connotations that are affiliated with the area, Page Green in particular. Through a series of discursive based workshops the residents with gab have explored historical events

Page Green, project in process

gab are currently working with a residents association in Tottenham who are wanting to challenge the everyday perception and negative connotations that are affiliated with the area, Page Green in particular. Through a series of discursive based workshops the residents with gab have explored historical events

Regents Estate Community Project

gab, Clear Village and The London Orchards Project are working with Regents Estate’s community to revitalise its outdoor public spaces.  This project grows out of the needs and desires expressed by the residents. We are exploring the problems and with that possible solutions in

Regents Estate Community Project

gab, Clear Village and The London Orchards Project are working with Regents Estate’s community to revitalise its outdoor public spaces.  This project grows out of the needs and desires expressed by the residents. We are exploring the problems and with that possible solutions in

Dalston Children’s Festival.

Dalston Children’s Festival is running from May to August. It is a summer-long celebration especially for children, parents and the young-at-heart in Dalston. Dalston is jam-packed with fun, free and easy to access things to see and do. Take a

Dalston Children’s Festival.

Dalston Children’s Festival is running from May to August. It is a summer-long celebration especially for children, parents and the young-at-heart in Dalston. Dalston is jam-packed with fun, free and easy to access things to see and do. Take a

Intercourse: an interesting project that aimed to explore public engagement, investigate human interaction and the ethics of public and private observation. Looking at the nature of participation, shared experience and interactive engagement in art practices.

An investigation into the notions of participation, collaboration and documentation surrounding socially engaged art practices. This project looks at where the lines between participation/community/public become distorted and challenge the norm conception of art in public spaces. “Intercourse is a project curated

Intercourse: an interesting project that aimed to explore public engagement, investigate human interaction and the ethics of public and private observation. Looking at the nature of participation, shared experience and interactive engagement in art practices.

An investigation into the notions of participation, collaboration and documentation surrounding socially engaged art practices. This project looks at where the lines between participation/community/public become distorted and challenge the norm conception of art in public spaces. “Intercourse is a project curated

The Village Green Tree, latest collaboration with Hackney Downs Studios

Firstly we would like to thank all the people that got in touch regarding this sculpture opportunity, we’ve made some great new contacts . . . . .  and are very happy to announce that artist Phil Neal will be travelling all

The Village Green Tree, latest collaboration with Hackney Downs Studios

Firstly we would like to thank all the people that got in touch regarding this sculpture opportunity, we’ve made some great new contacts . . . . .  and are very happy to announce that artist Phil Neal will be travelling all

We’re excited !! New Project on Regents Estate . . . . .

Last week we attended Regents Estate, Hackney, ETRA meeting where we chatted with residents about who would be interested in creating art in the local area. We are having a community art meeting next week at our office, Workshop 44

We’re excited !! New Project on Regents Estate . . . . .

Last week we attended Regents Estate, Hackney, ETRA meeting where we chatted with residents about who would be interested in creating art in the local area. We are having a community art meeting next week at our office, Workshop 44

The Wall Video

THE WALL project launched last month at Hackney Downs Studios and The Russet Cafe The project involved over 30 artists and local community groups to create an outdoor gallery in their car park. We worked with two local schools to create their community boards,

The Wall Video

THE WALL project launched last month at Hackney Downs Studios and The Russet Cafe The project involved over 30 artists and local community groups to create an outdoor gallery in their car park. We worked with two local schools to create their community boards,