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Friday’s Small Island Vibes: Art and Social Practice


Join us for a between 12pm–6pm on Friday 5 August for a day of music, discussion and the sharing of ideas. Part of Small Island Vibes free four-day programme of events and exhibition taking place on Peckham Square.


Peckham Square

5 August 2022



Join us between 12pm–6pm for a day of music and portraits with photographer Nigel R. Glasgow. Nigel joins us from his pop up studio, so stop by to share your stories, memories and tell us about what you would like for the future of the Square.

The Library Sound System hosts a reading group that looks at the connections between architecture, placemaking and sound. Today’s music is provided by Louis Van Johnson Sound System and Nine O Arts are with us throughout the weekend to create a mural inspired by Peckham.

Special Event: Latin-x Artist Network

Hosted by the Social Art Network, this meet up is for people of Latin-x heritage. This out of hours gathering is the second event for social artists to meet and develop a community within the cultural sector. For more information please visit the Latin-x Artist Network event page. 

The programme is updated regularly. Check back to see how to join in.

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Thursday’s Small Island Vibes: Soft Launch

4 August 2022

Join us on Thursday 4 August for the launch of Small Island Vibes, Peckham Platform’s 2022 exhibition and summer programme. This year’s programme is based on Peckham Square within a temporary Library Sound System designed by local organisation, Yes Make. Meet the Peckham Platform team while enjoying Caribbean vegan and vegetarian canapés by Rock Steady […]

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7 August 2022

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