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Foundation and Trust Gallery, new space, new exhibition programme, London.

Saturday, 19th July 2014.

Foundation & Trust Gallery opened a new exhibition space and realized a consistent programme of exhibitions in London.

Foundation & Trust Gallery was founded in 2011 by Paul Macgee, Helen Turner and Brendan Michal Heshka. 279 more words

Private Galleries

Paddle for Charity Fundraiser

My last round of paddle making got quite the reception on Facebook, so much so that I ended up teaming up with a local kids charity that was running a canoe fundraiser. 119 more words


Twenty seven years

When I was a kid I wanted to be a Fireman. The excitement, the smoke & flames, flashing lights and sirens. I rarely played any other games and living in the East end of London in the 70′s and 80′s, there were plenty of fires engines to chase through the streets to another emergency… from a burning rubbish chute, a flat in a run-down council estate or a vast Victorian riverside warehouse spewing its voluminous burning contents skywards blotting out the summer sun. 704 more words

Thoughts on the Poplar Island restoration project

by Tami

For me, visiting Poplar Island was born exhilarating and yet sad at the same time. Many species of birds, insects, butterflies, and terrapins call Poplar Island home. 59 more words


We woz here

Like many in the area, I’m an incomer. I originally thought that I had no family connections with Limehouse. That’s true, but I found that my ancestors weren’t that far away. 204 more words

Local History

Next Shoji Project

Working on the tenons and mortises for the 4 joints of the screen. The tenons are haunched and the jaguchi chamfer will be cut just prior to assembly. 25 more words


Inhabitable Space II - production

- build – I want to add another post about ‘Inhabitable Space’ that looks into the production process of our installation on the Cornell Arts Quad. 126 more words