I Dream in Colour


I Dream in Colour James Gray 14 Nov 2019 – 31 Jan 2020 Preview:  Thur 14 Nov - 6-8pm “My name is James Gray and I dream in colour. I believe colour has a powerful effect on people, and art is a wonderful tool. Hopefully my art brings joy and happiness into people's lives”   “I love the mess, it's my friend. I always know when I'm finished. I feel drained and absolute, it's a beautiful feeling”,   James says of his creative practice.   Outpost is proud to present ‘I Dream in Colour’, a solo-exhibition of fantastic paintings by James [...]

I Dream in Colour2019-11-07T14:01:54+00:00



50 YEARS 50 WORKS Private View: Wed 19th June 2019 4pm – 7pm Art Exhibition Date: 19 June -  extended to 31st August. Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP Outpost proudly presents 50 YEARS 50 WORKS, a sizzling summer exhibition of textiles, painting, drawing and printmaking by adults on WEA and PBHA creative courses at The Workshop in Hackney. Marking a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Peter Bedford Housing Association, with one unique piece for every year of adult learning at PBHA. This must-see show has inspiration for everyone, from traditional to experimental, amusing to thought-provoking, and from [...]

50 YEARS 50 WORKS2019-08-12T12:44:44+01:00

About Face Exhibition


ABOUT FACE Exhibition by Bruce Wang Preview Event: Wed 1st May 2019 6pm – 8pm Art Exhibition Date: 1st May -  7 June 2019 Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP ABOUT FACE exhibition by Bruce Wang features charismatic portrait photographs of performers, artists and activists. Capturing the act of seeing and being seen, showing unique relationships in a society of lost connections. “I seek to connect with the people in my photos, to see beyond the superficial, how people dress up and subsequently hide. I draw inspiration from 1970’s feminist photographer Jo Spence and her unique ‘Female Gaze’. Sadly, [...]

About Face Exhibition2019-04-12T17:37:30+01:00

Technicolour Dreamstate Exhibition


TECHNICOLOUR DREAMSTATE BY MICHAEL CROSSWAITE Preview Event: Thursday 15th November 6pm – 8pm Art Exhibition Date: 16th November 2018 – 10th March 2019 Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP Explore the world of surreal and humorous paintings by Hackney-based artist Michael Crosswaite in his first solo exhibition at Outpost. Drawing on an appreciation of the ridiculousness of life, in glorious technicolour. Each painting tells a story through dreamlike scenes from his imagination, juxtaposing animals or figures, and some social commentary in strange landscapes with a mix of fact and fantasy. Michael says, “With my painting my [...]

Technicolour Dreamstate Exhibition2019-02-28T10:48:56+00:00

FANDANGO Exhibition by Ana Pallares & Carla Delgado


FANDANGO by Ana Pallares & Carla Delgado Dates: 4th October - 5th November 2018 Event: Thursday 4th Oct 6pm – 8pm (Meet the Artists) Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP FANDANGO is a joint exhibition featuring the powerful paintings of two London-based Spanish artists Ana Pallares and Carla Delgado. A collaborative project in which art is an important tool for self-expression and communication within society. Combining influences from street art, graffiti, punk aesthetics and decorative forms. At once colourful, complex, symbolic, naïve and full of vitality, with the power to grab your attention and stir your emotions. Showcasing new [...]

FANDANGO Exhibition by Ana Pallares & Carla Delgado2018-10-02T11:47:28+01:00

Geraldine Crimmins Solo Exhibition


Geraldine Crimmins Solo Exhibition Dates: 9th August - 22 September 2018 Event: Thursday 9th Aug 6pm – 8pm Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP Outpost celebrates a summer exhibition of paintings and drawings by London-based artist Geraldine Crimmins, exploring the freedom in creativity through the relationship between figuration and abstraction. People, interiors and landscapes are transformed into new ways of seeing space and form, with expressive marks and vibrant colours.  Geraldine says, “I’m driven by the use of unconstrained brushwork, colour and shapes, influenced by the modern art style of the fauves (wild beasts). I love working [...]

Geraldine Crimmins Solo Exhibition2018-08-03T12:09:13+01:00



LONDON SEEN EXHIBITION Dates: 20th June 2018 – 31st July 2018 Event: Wednesday 21st June 4pm – 7pm Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP Outpost proudly presents London Seen, an exciting new summer exhibition of mixed media artwork by adults attending creative courses at PBHA’s workshop in Hoxton. Co-curated by the students, the gallery is jam-packed with an eclectic array of original textiles, prints, paintings and drawings, exploring personal observations and experiences of living in London. With something for everyone, techniques and inspiration vary from traditional to experimental, amusing to thought-provoking, and from cityscapes to fish n’ chips. London Seen exhibition [...]

LONDON SEEN2018-06-29T15:11:20+01:00

John Sheehy – The Mountain Calls at Outpost


John Sheehy – The Mountain Calls Dates: 27th April 2018 – 9th June 2018 Preview Event: Thursday 26th April 6.00pm-8.00pm Venue: Outpost, 546 Holloway Road, London N7 6JP Outpost presents The Mountain Calls, an evocative exhibition of paintings, poetry and drawings by artist and writer John Sheehy, who lives and works in London. An exploration of Sheehy’s personal heritage and biographical recollections of his native Ireland and travels in Britain, through rural scenes and landscapes. Sheehy was born in the South-West of Ireland in 1949, and immigrated to London in the 1960’s. He began painting at the age of 51 [...]

John Sheehy – The Mountain Calls at Outpost2019-02-14T12:29:17+00:00

Outpost Winter Sale


Join us in-store for our END OF SEASON SALE - UP TO 50% OFF! Incl. pure wool & recycled throws, puzzles, craft kits, homewares and handmade decorations As 2017 draws to its end and we prepare to welcome in a new year full of possibility, we'd like to take this opportunity to thank you once again for your continued support for Outpost and Peter Bedford Housing Association. Please keep spreading the word about us among your friends, talking about us on your blogs and reviewing us on our social media pages! Word of mouth is a powerful tool and, with your [...]

Outpost Winter Sale2019-02-14T12:25:36+00:00

Staff Picks – Outpost Wish List – Christmas Edition


We’ve put together an Outpost Christmas wish list handpicked by our very own Peter Bedford HA staff. All items can be picked up and purchased from our Social Enterprise store – Outpost on Holloway Road in North London. Outpost has a wide range of contemporary homeware, gifts, books jewellery and toys. Have a look below at our Outpost Christmas Staff Picks, and check it out here… Clare, CEO Rabbifurian and Oak Chopping Board “I love the chopping board because I have recently rediscovered the joy of cooking, and this lovely board will keep me going back to the kitchen over [...]

Staff Picks – Outpost Wish List – Christmas Edition2018-11-06T16:41:26+00:00
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