0 items - £0.00

Press

MAS CAMP Launch OPEN WEEKEND

May 2016

The weather is getting (a bit) better, summer is almost here, which means….NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL is fast approaching! We will kick off our Mas Camp and Meet the Designer sessions from Friday 3rd June. We will be celebrating with an Open Weekend: Friday: AFTER WORK LIME/ MAS CAMP 4pm-9pm Our first Mas Camp of the year – find your inner carnival artist! Come […]

Continue Reading

S.i.A 2016 NHC Theme revealed!

May 2016

All Ah We IS oNe…ah see ah people …… After all the struggles and strife of war… We leave it behind us and sail to a better future filled with love, hope, peace and unity… The ocean can appear to be a place of serenity and peace but beneath its calm facade, it is deeply […]

Continue Reading

Brixton Blog: Brixton-made costume displayed at British Library exhibition

November 2015

We were recently interviewed by the lovely people at BrixtonBlog.com. Here’s the full story – or you can read it on their website here. Written by Ruth Waters on November 4, 2015 A major exhibition, West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song, opened earlier this month at the British Library, celebrating West African culture and literature. Alongside […]

Continue Reading

Soca News: Sunshine in the Rain

September 2015

SOCANEWS recently visited us, and here’s an article they wrote about the experience: This was not summer. Just walking the short distance from the mas camp to our red double-decker was enough to get us soaked and chilled to the bone. Not another umbrella carnival, surely? The title of Greta Mendez’s new film came to […]

Continue Reading

Brixton Blog: Loughborough Junction’s cafe with a crafty difference

April 2014

Take a look at what the Brixton Blog has to say about us… Arts Editor, Ruth Waters, went to meet the man behind a new hybrid arts/cafe space, Ray Mahabir, for a nice cup of tea. Situated just opposite Loughborough Junction Railway station at 209A Coldharbour Lane, C.A.F.E (Carnival Arts Food Empowerment) is tucked underneath one of the […]

Continue Reading

In the press

April 2014

Take a look at some of the stories about us from across the web: Various stories from the Loughborough Junction blog Read more here: https://loughboroughjunction.wordpress.com/tag/sunshine-international-arts/ Brixton Buzz helped us celebrate the 1st birthday of our arts community Read more here: https://www.brixtonbuzz.com/ai1ec_event/1st-birthday-of-sunshine-international-arts-community-c-a-f-e/?instance_id=62920 Our meetup was a great success! See it here: https://www.meetup.com/handmade-CAFE-SW9/members/56979932/

Continue Reading

Soca News: Sunshine’s Ray welcome back

April 2013

We were welcomed back at Soca News for another interview – below is the article, or you can view it on the Soca News website here. Warm welcome from Sunshine’s Ray in Coldharbour Lane By Stephen Spark Can it really be a year since Soca News popped along to the opening of C.A.F.E.? Apparently so, […]

Continue Reading