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Bermondsey Project exhibitions

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The Bermondsey Project is celebrating five years at the Crosse & Blackwell factory in Willow Walk.

Bermondsey Project exhibitions
Bermondsey Project exhibitions

The Bermondsey Project was set up in 2010 by the homelessness charity Crisis in partnership with studio and arts education provider Bow Arts.

"When I think of the opportunities and advancement that this unique project has enabled, I feel all involved deserve huge congratulations," said Zandra Rhodes.

"Let's hope this imaginative programme serves as a model for others to follow."

The anniversary event opened on Friday with an arts and crafts market and open-air film screenings.

Also launched was Made in Bermondsey exhibition showcasing work produced by Crisis Skylight Bermondsey.

Mark Wallinger has curated The Best of Bow Arts drawing on work from a community of over 400 artists.

There are plans to redevelop the site with around 400 homes. Some parts of the historic buildings would be retained.

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