Ok, so firstly, this post is 4 months late. I think that after pushing so hard to hit our goal, I just dropped everything once it was done, but hopefully late is better than never. So this message is actually from April 6th 2021! We did it! We raised £2512 (and 8p!) for NHS Charities […]
Happy New Year everyone. It’s been a while since I wrote a blog post and wanted to share with you all what’s happened since the last one. Back in November we smashed our Litterati Challenge target of 2500 pieces of littered PPE. In total we clocked up 2969 pieces, so a huge thank you to […]
What we’re doing. In light of the Covid19 pandemic, we are facing a new form of litter. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is cropping up everywhere in our environment. We’ve launching a new challenge on Litterati to encourage people to document and (where safely possible) pick up items of PPE. An additional goal is to donate […]
After almost a year since the start of the project, we have created and exhibited our first image. The final image is comprised of 1,969 photos sourced primarily from the PicUpForLondon club on the Litterati app, but also Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and direct mail. Top 5 litter tags: Plastic Wrapper Can Bottle Cigarrette We were […]
Here are some examples of that kind of images we could create. Which are your favourites? What other landmarks would be good to include?
I would like to hear from anyone who has experience in the planning, application for, and administration around public art installations in Hackney! We have over 1000 photos submitted (out of approximately 3000 needed). The lovely people over at Pollytiles are on board to create the artwork once the photos are submitted. Now I need […]
I have started a community project and I want YOU to get involved! The short version: I want you to take pictures of litter in your local area and post them to the social media pages below. From these pictures I’m going to create a huge photo mosaic. Read on to find out more. The long version: Our […]