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Cafe Art's photography project goes global: Brazil's homeless in "My São Paulo"

Cafe Art's photography project goes global: Brazil's homeless in "My São Paulo"

Press Releases   •   Nov 26, 2015 12:23 GMT

In early November 100 disposable cameras were given to homeless people in São Paulo, Brazil by London's Cafe Art social enterprise. The project was part of a joint initiative with Streetwise Opera's With One Voice project and Peoples Palace Projects Brazil. Run with the municipal government in São Paulo, the project will produce an exhibition and 2016 calendar.

My London Calendar by Homeless Photographers launches today

My London Calendar by Homeless Photographers launches today

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2015 09:00 BST

The My London calendar will be launched with huge celebration in Spitalfields market, today, Monday 12 October at 1pm. 100 homeless people photographed London in July: "The results are breathtaking" (BuzzFeed). An exhibition in the market also opens today.

Cafe Art Kickstarter goes viral worldwide

Cafe Art Kickstarter goes viral worldwide

Press Releases   •   Sep 03, 2015 10:07 BST

3 September, 2015 - A calendar of photographs taken by London people affected by homelessness in London has ​gone viral in the past week, prompting worldwide interest.

London homeless photo contest at St Paul’s Cathedral

London homeless photo contest at St Paul’s Cathedral

Press Releases   •   Jul 01, 2015 12:22 BST

One hundred homeless people will receive cameras in a three-day photography contest at St Paul’s Cathedral on Friday 3 July. The theme of the contest is ‘My London’ and is being run by the social enterprise for people affected by homelessness, Cafe Art. Photography training will be given by volunteers from The Royal Photographic Society. FujiFilm is also supporting the project with cameras.