Much current public and political debate about immigration and diversity assumes that there should be tensions on the grounds of ethnic and religious differences. In the London Borough of Hackney, however, diversity is the norm and, as a result of a long history of diversification, cultural and religious differences are rarely issues of contestation. 1,024 more words
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Abbey Mills Pumping Station cuts a striking impression on the east London skyline. The palatial Victorian monument near Stratford will be familiar to many given it has featured on both the small and big screens in everything from Batman to The Bill, but there is nothing quite like seeing it up close, in real life. 1,220 more words
On once more with the herding and the sorting of the details, the careful selection of artists for whom it means something….
“Your warehouse space is quite ugly” said one uninvited artist in a rather negative way… 446 more words