Category Archives: socially engaged art practices

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

BBBRRAAAAZZZZZIIIIIILLLLLLLLLL

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,

BBBRRAAAAZZZZZIIIIIILLLLLLLLLL

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,

Art Moves – Celebrating the Extraordinary World of Mobile Art Vehicle s

We went down the the Olympic Park over the weekend to check out the event Art Moves. An event celebrating the extraordinary world of mobile art vehicles, bringing twenty-five of the most ingenious and inventive art vehicles together, offering a unique showcase

Art Moves – Celebrating the Extraordinary World of Mobile Art Vehicle s

We went down the the Olympic Park over the weekend to check out the event Art Moves. An event celebrating the extraordinary world of mobile art vehicles, bringing twenty-five of the most ingenious and inventive art vehicles together, offering a unique showcase

Boundaries, a project explored with the young ladies group at Forest Road youth centre.

For the last few weeks we have been spending our Tuesday evenings with the diverse and inspiring young ladies group at Forest Road youth centre. We have created a community board in collaboration with them to be part of Hackney

Boundaries, a project explored with the young ladies group at Forest Road youth centre.

For the last few weeks we have been spending our Tuesday evenings with the diverse and inspiring young ladies group at Forest Road youth centre. We have created a community board in collaboration with them to be part of Hackney

A Table, Hackney WickED

We will be joining Arbeit and Exchange Projects for their event after our day at the Formans Yard,  Hackney WickED on Saturday. . . .  Chopping, talking, tasting and hosting. Artists pile displaced ideas on plates of unsettled grub. We will be

A Table, Hackney WickED

We will be joining Arbeit and Exchange Projects for their event after our day at the Formans Yard,  Hackney WickED on Saturday. . . .  Chopping, talking, tasting and hosting. Artists pile displaced ideas on plates of unsettled grub. We will be

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

We’re at Hackney WickED Festival, come play with clay

We are really happy to announce that we are involved in this years Hackney WickED festival . . . . Now in its 6th year, Hackney WickED remains a dynamic force for promoting local culture – dedicated to providing a platform for artists to

We’re at Hackney WickED Festival, come play with clay

We are really happy to announce that we are involved in this years Hackney WickED festival . . . . Now in its 6th year, Hackney WickED remains a dynamic force for promoting local culture – dedicated to providing a platform for artists to

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