Walking

Behind the Scenes of Yelling Down Drains

Greenway on a bright March morning.  (The walk that created Yelling Down Drains.) Impressions: We walk the length of the Greenway.  Cyclists, walkers, tarmac, street art, graffiti, workmen, Abbey Mills Pumping Station, scent of sewage, strong sunlight.  We yell down drains, voices echo, cobwebs, rushing water, smell that gently burns our throats, passerby warns us …

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Tranquil City Walk

Tranquil City explores areas of calm in the city.  London is full of quiet, often secret spaces, only a turn or two away from busy streets.  Quiet can mean less air pollution.  Calm offers wellbeing. Tranquil spaces are vital and need promoting and protecting. We are all invited to map the tranquil spaces we know …

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Watch this Space by Claire Collison

The recent Watch This Space Exhibition by the fabulous Claire Collison at Goldsmiths University This (now finished) beautiful and moving exhibition explored mastectomy, cancer treatment and the representation of women.  Overflowing with creativity and different perspectives, humour and colour, warmth and presence. The Gentrification of Ruskin Park stands out for me. It documents the post-chemo …

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