Click here for the report on the events:
OPEN GARDEN ESTATES: WEEKEND SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES
SILCHESTER & LANCASTER WEST ESTATES, Lancaster Gate
Saturday: 12pm: walking tour / 2-4pm: exhibition / 3pm: walking l tour.
Sunday: 12pm: walking tour / 12.30 people’s picnic / 2-4pm: exhibition / 3pm: walking tour.
WARWICK ROAD ESTATE, Kensington
Sunday: 12pm: international picnic / 3pm: gardener’s tour.
SOMERS TOWN, Camden
Saturday: 11-1pm: art workshop / 12pm: walking tour / 4pm: open debate.
ALTON EAST & WEST ESTATES, Roehampton
Saturday: 11am: walking tour.
Sunday: 2pm: walking tour.
OLD TIDEMILL GARDENS & CROSSFIELD ESTATE, Deptford
Saturday: 11-6pm: alternative designs, round table, food.
RAVENSBURY GROVE ESTATE, Mitcham
Saturday: 12-2pm: tour.
EDMUNDSBURY COURT, Brixton:
Saturday: 12-4pm: gardens open.
CRESSINGHAM GARDENS ESTATE, Brixton
Saturday: 10-5pm, open gardens / 11am & 3pm: walking tours.
MACINTOSH COURT, Streatham
Sunday: 2pm: naming ceremony / 2.30pm: tour / 3.30pm talks by residents, architect Kate Macintosh and ASH / 4.30pm: food.
CENTRAL HILL ESTATE: Crystal Palace
Saturday: 9am: street artists / 11am: guided tour / 11am onward: ASH exhibition & food stall / 1pm: Street Orchestra / 2pm: guided tour / 2.30pm: Film screening / 4pm: children’s painting, balloon release & puppet show / 4.30: film screening
Marxist puppet show at Central Hill Estate performed by Andrew Cooper of the RCG. 4pm Saturday 18th June.
See here for ASH article on Open Garden Estates:
– Roving filmmakers will be on estates over the weekend looking for your stories for ‘Video Letters’ so keep an eye out and share your stories.
– The amazing Changing Face collective (Where Will We Live ) are going to be joining us at some point – somewhere over the weekend – keep your eyes peeled!
15 June 2016:
– Banners are going up over London!
Ravensbury Grove Estate:
Somers Town Estates:
Somers Town opening night:
Look out for Open Garden Estates coming to an estate near you soon!
– June 2016
We can confirm that Kate Macintosh will rename 269 Leigham Court Road ‘Macintosh Court’ as part of the Open Garden Estates event on Sunday 19th June at 2pm
Just confirmed The Street Orchestra are taking part in Open Garden Estates weekend – They are playing at 1pm on saturday at Central Hill Estate
– May 2016
Open Garden Estates has been chosen by the Evening Standard as one it’s ‘top picks’ for London Festival of Architecture.
– April 2016
Open Garden Estates has been chosen to be part of the London Festival of Architecture 2016
– June 2015
Cressingham Gardens was featured in an article in the independent about Open Gardens Estates 2015