• Deptford Pearls has come of age!

    ARTMONGERING… From Deptford to Jordan EXHIBITION, PANEL DISCUSSION AND FUNDRAISER Deptford Does Art  28 Deptford High Street, London, SE8 4AF 4-14 April 2019 Launch: Friday 5 April 8-11 pm. Open, interactive workshop on the night. Discussion Panel & Fundraiser Event for project in Jordan: Sat 13 April 7pm (Bar open till late). What constitutes an Artmongering act? Who owns …

  • potentially

    This is an artwork that has been around for a while. The Brockley Key goes back to 2006. Then came the stickers that wound up almost anywhere, and most recently two new Keys appeared in San Isidro, Patricio’s hometown. The location was an abandoned port on the River Plate, where boats would dock to unload …

  • Why Do You Cross The Bridge Today?

    Edging towards the end of 2018, we visited Huacalera in the most northern province of Argentina, Jujuy (bordering Bolivia). We came to convince local authorities to support our project, transforming the 33-year-old bridge into a participatory artwork. As per usual, instead of agonizing over details, after less than one day in the town we decided …

  • Artmongering in Azraq Camp – visit 6

    In 2014, Artmongers first asked their local community in London to support their intention to work in Azraq Camp for Syrian refugees in Jordan, using all the skills and processes developed through the last 15 years of making participatory art in adversity. Together with local community charity Bold Vision, some crowdfunding, and a lot of …