Me You Hoxton Too

Introduction

Welcome! This online publication emerged out of the desire to document the project Me You Hoxton Too. Me You Hoxton Too was a collaborative effort between Access All Areas, PEER Participate, and artist Dustin O’Hara. […]

Oct, 04 · in journal entries

A Year in Hoxton

by Dustin O’Hara “The power of ordinary urban landscapes to nurture citizens’ public memory, to encompass shared time in the form of shared territory — remains untapped for most working people’s neighborhoods…  The sense of […]

Oct, 04 · in journal entries

Interview: Ingrid Swenson and Gemma Lloyd talk about PEER

PEER consistently surprises by creating opportunities for artists to produce exceptional work in unexpected circumstances. – Sir Nicholas Serota, Director, Tate The Pier Trust was founded by Alex Sainsbury in 1997 and has been known […]

Oct, 03

Interview: Nick Llewellyn and Ciara Brennan talking about Access All Areas

Access All Areas is a theatre company that works with people with learning disabilities. Based in Hoxton, they have been working in the area, predominantly Hoxton Hall since 1976. Access All Areas runs a range […]

Sep, 24

Interview: Justin O’Shaughnessy on the Shoreditch Trust and Festival

Justin O’Shaughnessy is the culture and arts producer at the Shoreditch Trust. As written on their website the “Shoreditch Trust aims to tackle inequality and exclusion across deprived and disadvantaged neighbourhoods with a particular concentration […]

Aug, 01

You Me Hoxton Too

Access All Areas‘ Black Cab Theatre Company and artist Dustin O’Hara worked in partnership to develop a series of walks that explore stories told by residents.  An exhibition at PEER presented this project through video, photography […]

Jul, 30

What role can the arts play in helping to bring about social change?

“Art production of the 20th century might have been a rarified field, but in the 21st century, cultural production has become a necessary component of organizing social action. In other words, if the world is […]

Feb, 04

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