Bear Mother House
Pearl Wise discovered how Hackney based organisation Xenia, which connects migrant women and English speaking women, has been working with artists Fourthland on their latest exhibition Bear Mother House.
The Estate Agency – What if we moved to Stoke?
Last week Pearl found herself looking around an Estate Agent in Stoke Newington that made me do a few double takes at the prices.. How could everything be so cheap? Was she reading the property boards correctly? It turns out she wasn’t dreaming, but it wasn’t quite that simple..
Discover Stokey’s new music venue and hang-out hub: Total Refreshment Centre
Alexis Blondel tells us about how he turned a Jamaican social club in Stoke Newington into Total Refreshment Studios and most recent addition to this musical emporium, a concert and arts venue with a musical social hang-out space/record shop/online radio station at the back.
Taking on such a large space with a limited budget has obviously had its challenges but ‘Lex’ is ambitious and keen to leave his mark on the city, making sure Total Refreshment lives beyond a physical space.
Interview by Pearl Wise
Music used: The Comet is Coming – Through the Asteroid Belt