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UN director general to open London homeless project exhibition in Geneva

UN director general to open London homeless project exhibition in Geneva

Press Releases   •   Sep 24, 2018 12:50 BST

A shoe-string-budget-run London homeless project will open Women Without Walls exhibition of photographs with Mr Michael Møller, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva on Monday 1 October.

Homeless create beautiful images with disposable cameras

Homeless create beautiful images with disposable cameras

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2018 08:32 BST

Two hundred single use cameras were given to people who are homeless, or have recently been homeless in London and Brighton in June. The results are two beautiful calendars which will be sold by the photographers.

Homeless given 100 cameras to  capture London - these are the results

Homeless given 100 cameras to capture London - these are the results

Press Releases   •   Jul 25, 2018 14:21 BST

The photographers in the MyLondon Photo Project exhibition have all experienced homelessness. The goal of the project was to focus on what they love about London. The exhibition opens in Spitalfields Arts Market, Brushfield Street, on Monday 30 July and is up for 7 days and every photo is for sale, earning money for rough sleepers, sofa surfers and other people who have experienced homelessness.

100 cameras for Homeless to photograph London

100 cameras for Homeless to photograph London

Press Releases   •   Jun 21, 2018 09:00 BST

One hundred people affected by homelessness will capture London over five days from today when they are given a disposable camera at St Paul's Cathedral.

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MyLondon Homeless Photo Judging

MyLondon Homeless Photo Judging

Blog posts   •   Jul 14, 2016 11:55 BST

Professional photographers and representatives from London's homelessness sector community chose the MyLondon exhibition yesterday in preparation for the annual exhibition and calendar. The social enterprise engaged 105 people affected by homelessness in the first week of July when they picked up disposable cameras and took photos of London over five days.

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Women Without Walls Exhibition

Women Without Walls Exhibition

Events   •   Sep 18, 2018 08:41 BST

UNECE, in association with UN Geneva and Cafe Art, is proud to present the "Women Without Walls" exhibition.This exhibition showcases photographs taken by women affected by homelessness from all over the world. The powerful images show what these women love about their cities, their friends and their families, whilst also highlighting their plight when they are homeless.This exhibition also ill...

Oct 01 - Oct 12

Passerelle, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland

Launch of Cafe Art 2017 MyLondon Calendar

Events   •   Oct 02, 2016 17:21 BST

The official launch of the MyLondon calendar by photographers affected by homelessness. The exhibition includes the Top 20 photos and a photo wall of more than 400 photos taken in the contest as chosen by the photographers. We also will be holding an arts market featuring more than 20 artists from homelessness charities. 1pm start for award ceremony / calendar launch.

Oct 10 00:00 BST

Spitalfields Arts Market, Brushfield Street

My London camera handout

My London camera handout

Events   •   Jun 17, 2016 08:24 BST

100 disposable cameras given to people affected by homelessness at St Paul's Cathedral. Starting at 12.15, ending at 1pm. Participants will be given a reminder about how to use the contest camera. The brief is simple: the theme is My London. Cameras will be returned to the same place on Wednesday 6 July. The exhibition will be chosen in the same place on Wednesday 20 July.

Jul 01, 12:15 - 13:00 BST

Wren Suite, St Paul's Cathedral

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2019 MyLondon 2019 calendar Dee Allison

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MAY in 2019 MYLONDON calendar MONSTER BUBBLES, SOUTH KENSINGTON Dee Allison, who goes to the Passage Charity near Victoria Station, took...

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2019 MyLondon calendar photographer: "Mc Ginlay"

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MARCH in 2019 MYLONDON calendar BRICK LANE OCTO-BRAIN, WHITECHAPEL NOTE to journalists: HER NAME IS JUST "Mc Ginlay" Photographer Mc Ginl...

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2019 MyLondon calendar Paul McGrail

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JUNE in 2019 MYLONDON calendar THAMES BEACH, SOUTHWARK Paul McGrail, took this shot of a beach on the south bank of the Thames between t...

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2019 MyLondon calendar Michelle Goldberg

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FEBRUARY in 2019 MYLONDON calendar CANAL SILHOUETTE, HACKNEY This shot of a barge moving along Regent’s Canal in Hackney, east London, wa...

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Homeless photographer captures London

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David Fussell is a rough sleeper whose photo of St Paul's Cathedral is December in the 2019 MyLondon calendar. On 30 July he was intervie...

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2018 MyLondon calendar project (with subtitles)

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This is the video produced to support our annual Kickstarter. The photos are amazing this year, so please check it out and buy one today....

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MyLondon 2018 calendar video (no English subtitles)

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This is the video for the 2018 MyLondon calendar with no subtitles, so that anyone can add their own subtitles in a different language.

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2017 Cafe Art MyLondon calendar

2017 Cafe Art MyLondon calendar

Documents   •   Oct 02, 2016 15:40 BST

Photos of London as seen by people affected by homelessness. Following the distribution of 105 disposable cameras in July, people affected by homelessness in London were given 5 days to capture the theme "My London". The calendar features beautiful photos, and stories about the participants in the project.

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Paul Ryan is a journalist who co-founded Cafe Art (UK) Community Interest Company with Michael Wong in 2012. Since 2012 it has raised money for artists... Show more