A meeting was held at Brixton Pound Cafe of ‘Young’ and ‘Older ‘creative people from Brixton for the ‘Undercut’ a fringe of Brixton Design Trail 2017 @BrixtonDT , where we heard of the exciting plans for the week of 16th-24th September. The Brixton Trail is part of London Design Wee . Brixton being one of the eight specially featured districts.
BrixtonPound also had good news to share. Their crowdfunding scheme received a boost from Sadiq Khan (see: http://www.spacehive.com/brixtonpound news) only £5,000 pledges to go.
Some of our local community are also involved with the trail including: Brixton Community Base, Friends of Tate Library Brixton and Windrush Square. At Brixton Library there will be a display related to the ‘Local Heroes’ Project ” The heroes nominated, through a designed postcard highlight that: ‘Love is Power’ Portraits and artwork, made by artists from the recent past, and artists still with us will display works of their ‘local hero. ‘ A culmination of work realised so far, compiled with workshops run in local schools, will be displayed and a free: ’Local Heroes’ Event on 27th September 6.30-9pm at Brixton Library, as listed in Lambeth Heritage Festival 2017 Lambeth Heritage Festival September 2017 – Lambeth Council