Publishing thoughts

This Blog Life is where student articles and ideas are posted for reference and comment.

These are all written as creative explorations of specific ideas by students at London College of Communication (University of the Arts London).

The Dead Leaves

The Dead Leaves

The Dead Leaves In London, the battle between humans and nature is most evident as an empty can of Gordon's ...
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orange aesthetic

orange aesthetic

This is a picture of me on the bus with my best friend's gay pride flag. It was taken 5th ...
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The Black Girl Festival

The Black Girl Festival

What’s better than getting dressed in a cute outfit, going out with your friends and celebrating the richness that is ...
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The Naughty Act of Pink Graffiti

The Naughty Act of Pink Graffiti

From commissioned murals, to kids with a spray can, London's streets are peppered with a kaleidoscopic offering of street art ...
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The Beauty In Nature

The Beauty In Nature

[Overgrown but not complicated, decaying but not neglected] The back streets of South London is home to unseen beauty and ...
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Red: China Town

Red: China Town

Everyone has a favourite colour. A colour can express a persons personality and essence, and the same can be exhibited ...
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The Mystery of the Pink Portaloo

The Mystery of the Pink Portaloo

The mystery of the Pink Portaloo Wondering through the somewhat dull and lifeless city that is Swansea, I find myself ...
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Straßenschilder wöw

Straßenschilder wöw

Street signs - the unsung heroes of a city, both subtle and essential, without which we would - quite literally ...
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Purple, in luxury products

Purple, in luxury products

Purple represents the wealth, extravagance, wisdom and mystery.  It is often associated with luxury, royalty, nobility and ambition. In my project ...
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The Freedom Of Pink

The Freedom Of Pink

The colour pink is associated with themes of joy, femininity, freedom, friendship, love and approachability however can represent physical weakness ...
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The Illegal Galleries

The Illegal Galleries

Hidden away in the back alleys of Peckham is art. The walls celebrated with colour; pink, purple, green, white. The ...
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Lover or friends...

Lover or friends…

London is famous for its amazingly intricate and diverse street art. I stumbled upon a piece that instantly captured my ...
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The Red Box

The Red Box

Brrrring... Brrrring...BRRRRING! Did you hear that? There is it again. What's that sound? The Red Box.  Parked alone in the ...
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Stranger Things

Stranger Things

“A project started after experiencing a mental health issue, I decided to try to help strangers that might be having a ...
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The Art of Anonymous Messaging

The Art of Anonymous Messaging

Based in Brixton, but spreading quickly across London, the self sufficient artist Andy Leek is single handedly tackling the concept ...
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pink crash

pink crash

It is nearly Christmas time and the whole city seems ready for the holiday. Me, Jeci and Maxine decided to ...
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Die Tanzenden

Die Tanzenden

Arising the fall of the Berlin Wall, the effects left behind the ruins of what had segregated two communities which ...
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Dull London

Dull London

On Monday the 23rd of October we set out to find the colour we have been working with the past ...
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South London's Cheapest Cinema

South London’s Cheapest Cinema

Peckhams own independent cinema known as Peckhamplex is well known for being one of South London's favourite and cheapest cinemas, ...
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Sounds of the Universe

Sounds of the Universe

This photograph is undoubtedly imperfect – from the wrinkled curtains found on display to the blurry reflection of a building ...
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Masculinity vs feminity (Nela J)

Masculinity vs feminity (Nela J)

When the sun comes up – photographers go out. Sunday offered a great opportunity to be a little creative and ...
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House For The Naive

House For The Naive

As you turn around for one last gaze at the building which held you for the winter, dropping your life off of your ...
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Blue Monday

Blue Monday

The average Londoner's Monday morning consists of the same, glum, tube scene. The carriage is a wash with grey tones, ...
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Aged fumes and international travels.

Aged fumes and international travels.

  This woman wandering around Borough market, I’m assuming she lives a wonderful life of leisure, enjoying the tourist attractions ...
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The Orange Shop On Brick Lane

The Orange Shop On Brick Lane

The silence of no life was almost deafening. London had become a dark and eerie place since the city had ...
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The Streets Bleed Under The Brick Lane Gangs Reign

The Streets Bleed Under The Brick Lane Gangs Reign

Bodies bleed pink on the doomed, dark streets of Brick Lane, London. These cold cruel executions claimed by ___ ...
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Blue for the Future

Blue for the Future

Blue for the Future The colour blue has the most common responses of being a cold colour, however it can ...
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Autumn Evening In Notting Hill

Autumn Evening In Notting Hill

Crispy-cold air, the end of daylight savings, we take a journey from the east of London and stumble upon a ...
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