Stop & Talk

Stop & Talk

Stop & Search comes up for discussion in our office over and over again. “It felt like it was being used for any opportunity to bring me down” And in fact a study into the 2011 UK riots conducted by the London School of Economics and The Guardian – “Reading the Riots: Investigating England’s Summer […]

Front page news

Front page news

Hanging around the BBC Academy gave us so many opportunities. Photographer Kezia Levitas and writer Kara Warschausky got an exclusive interview with Paloma Faith which made front page of this months Hackney Citizen

Staying Safe

Staying Safe

Staying Safe is a National Lottery funded project that sees Peabody support and develop young people across London to tackle the problems they see around them through campaigning. Our role ( along with Poached Creative & Dream Arts ) is to teach, support and develop established groups of young leaders to launch successful campaigns and […]

End of Year – 2011

End of Year – 2011

End of Year report. Why & how we were brilliant in 2011 Mediorite committed to developing young people within media Through our actions 139 young Londoners made leaps towards their creative career and connected the community with their news stories to reach 120k other young people a month How we make a difference in our […]

The Albany – UNCOVERED

Posted by on Dec 12, 2011 in Art, Blog, Media, Social Enterprise

So you’ve got the best idea in the world and you are absolutely capable of running the planet BUT everyone keeps telling you to ‘BRAND’ it and BRANDING and…. This is NOT scolding your friend’s bum with a hot iron. This is about reaching the right market for your idea. It is an absolute necessity […]

FYI – what next?

FYI – what next?

Posted by on Nov 1, 2011 in Art, Media, Mediorite, Photography, Social Enterprise

The FYI trail came down yesterday ( Halloween! ), It’s finally Autumn and it’s hard not to feel a bit sad now all the excitement is over. If you missed it, shame on you – it was Marvellous! Don’t just take my word for it here’s some of the press we go  :Trend Hunter / […]

Hackney Young Photograpers

Hackney Young Photograpers

Posted by on Feb 28, 2011 in Art, Photography, Training

We’ve delivered 5 open workshops to 30+ local folk from the basics of a Nikon D30 to an excellent and in depth 2 hour retouching workshop with The Surgery . The Hackney Young Photographers have received mentoring and on Thursday 24th February shared their skills with complete beginners to earn their Arts Awards. Better still […]

AAK @ The White Cube

AAK @ The White Cube

Posted by on Jan 30, 2011 in Advertising, Art, Photography

Gilbert & George and The White Cube got together to offer Art Against Knives a sneak preview of their latest exhibition for select guest. We headed down with 3 of the Hackney Young Photographers & YH Creative Kezia  to hob nob with fashion & Art’s great and good. We saw The Young Creative Council, Gilbert […]