Sunday, 18 February 2018

Brixton Library mural

Today artist in residence @benjaycrossman finished his portrait of Junior bee at Brixton Library.
We hope this encourages more young people to read in the pursuit of knowledge.
If you would like free books come visit our free library at six Somerleyton road, Brixton.
Thanks to the staff at Brixton Library for heir support and remember ' Today a reader, tommorow a leader's




Saturday, 17 February 2018

New Art at Brixton Library

Artist in residence @benjaycrossman is currently working on a new mural for the exterior of Brixton Library. The mural features Junior whos favourite books are the guiness book of records series.
The mural aims to encourage young people to read more and discover the magic of reading.





Friday, 9 February 2018

The Book Stop

This week at The Book Stop we have been focusing on organising the books into categories and putting books aside for some of our regular visitors.
We have a large selection of children's, cookery, gardening and business's books.
In other news the book Thief who has been taking our stock and selling to the bookmongers on coldharbour lane has been identified.
We are currently awaiting a delivery from new leaf project in East Dulwich who have kindly provided us with a generous donation of books.




 Current stock 



  •  The book Thief caught in action

 Selling our books to the local bookstore

Monday, 29 January 2018

UCL students at The Book Stop

Students from UCL London paid a visit to The Book Stop project to learn about its history and how it benefits the community.
The Book Stop provides positive reading material for free to residents on Somerleyton road and is in its 4th year.
Anyone can take a book or donate too.
Thanks to everyone who came through tonight






Tuesday, 23 January 2018

New works by Ben Jay Crossman

Artist in Residence @benjaycrossman has completed some new works for January.



Saturday, 13 January 2018

Artist in residence

Artist in residence @benjaycrossman is currently working on some new oil paintings including a submission to the forthcoming BP Portrait awards.
Ben has also been working on a commission for Mimi's deli in Oval.
Watch this space for more of Ben's works.







Sunday, 24 December 2017

Works in progress:

Artist in residence @benjaycrossman is currently creating a series of new works. Ben will be producing work on site throughout the winter period so watch this space.