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Stencil artist Anna Jaxe completed her most ambitious project to date, painting this mural of an open upright piano on the side of the creative hub MAP in Kentish Town, London. The piece measures 140 x 120 cm and was created with 12 separate stencils. It’s a great fit for […]

Anna Jaxe – Piano Stencil @ MAP Studio Cafe, Kentish ...


The new exciting Brightonian art collective, aka WONK, have launched their first event – Plastic Parlour-  at the Green Door Store last night. A bubble machince, baloons, old-school candies and special WONK energy drinks and stickers have really complimented the unique performances by Attic Nova, KUB, Tuval (with Strings)  and […]

Gallery: Plastic Parlour at the Green Door Store


TOGETHER THE PEOPLE Festival Preston Park Saturday 3rd – Sunday 4th September, 2016 We, the people of Brighton and its surroundings, tend to like a good independent, green, music, art & food related initiative. That’s why we honestly cannot wait for this year’s TOGETHER THE PEOPLE Festival. How good is […]

Preview: TOGETHER THE PEOPLE Festival



When we think of burning logs, we would not usually associate it with intricately detailed artwork. This is no ordinary wood burning though, this is Pyrography, an artistic method where hot wire is used to burn the surface cells of timber, producing lasting coloration of the wood without application of […]

Preview: Jes Hooper at Artists Open Houses Festival


festival brighton preview little way
On February 27th 2016 a brand new festival comes to Brighton which has got our office in a little flurry of excitement. Taking place in an old church building in central Brighton, the one day event will feature a programme of performances alongside visual artwork, literature and local food and drink. We […]

Preview: Little Way Festival


Who is JunkSoupArt? I am an artist living in Brighton and I was diagnosed with high functioning autism a few years ago at the grand old age of 45. What do you do? I create sculpture and collages from other peoples junk. I love the idea of creating what, would […]

JunkSoupArt



My Little Theme Park When I enter a new venue and look at the stage that’s in front of me, I can’t help but imagine it as the door to an unknown theme park. I can’t wait to go inside, try all the rides and start playing around with all […]

Gili Dailes – Music & Art Photography


Nordic Giant post rock muic Brighton review of music
I’m very excited. I first met Nordic Giants at Meadowlands Festival a few years back, whilst working as a stage manager. Since then I have been more than impressed by their stage presence, artistic creativity and sound. Could Nordic Giants be the perfect package? In terms of reviews for Art […]

Nordic Giants – A Séance Of Dark Delusions


Brighton Open House Art
The Artists’ Open Houses Festival is a great chance to see local art, as well as meet the artists’ themselves. The range is delightful, with a range of style and design from sculpture to canvas. Click here to start planning your route. The festival takes place on weekends throughout May, […]

Preview: Artists’ Open Houses, May 2015



brighton independent magazine store
  Whoever said ‘print is dead’ never stepped in to Magazine Brighton. The small independent store situated on Trafalgar Street in the North Laines is a celebration of good old fashioned printed copy. Every cover is a work of art in itself and the store itself feels more like a gallery […]

Retail Therapy: Magazine Brighton


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Brighton is known for showcasing excellent bands and the Green Door Store has become a bit of a mecca for such talents. This one is completely free, making it the best value Good Friday event you could go to.  

Preview: Echoic + Them The Sky + Cousin Avi @ ...