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Big buzz for London festival of homeless artists’ work

Featuring interviews with the founder and exhibiting artists of the One Festival of Homeless Arts at the Diorama Art Studio in Central London across August and September.

Formerly homeless artist gets first solo photography show in London

Formerly homeless artist David Tovey adds another milestone to his burgeoning career – his first solo exhibition of photos, backed by the Royal Photographic Society.

Fashion brand Hopeful Traders lets homeless support each other

We learn how an innovative clothing label is helping a formerly-homeless artist in London give back to one of the charities that saved his life.

São Paulo – the view from the streets

It was the first time many of the photographers had held a camera – but the homeless people’s artwork in the Minha São Paulo calendar is a strikingly colourful portrayal of life in Brazil’s largest city.

#manonbench: recycled fashion show to shed light on homelessness in London

As London Fashion week draws to a close, one ex-homeless man is determined to use the catwalk to draw attention to the homeless people of the UK capital.

My London: homeless photography project goes international

In July, 100 single-use cameras were handed out to homeless and formerly homeless Londoners. Their photos have sparked worldwide interest.