Living Legacies: 75 Years On

Living Legacies: 75 Years On

Exhibition runs from 3rd October – 26th November

Opening night Thursday 5th October, 5pm – 8pm

Open from 9:30am – 9:30pm

‘Living Legacies: 75 Years On’ commemorates the 75th anniversary of
Windrush and documents and explores the stories of individuals from
the 1st and 2nd generation. The project aims to create conversation and
connection around the impacts and experiences of migration, as well as
highlight the continuation of the legacy of those before us.

In partnership with Tower Hamlets Council.

About the photographer

Shilonite Simon-Mathurin is a photographer and creative based in London.
Her photographic work is motivated by documenting loved ones and the
everyday life, preserving both memories and emotions.Shilonite uses
photography and visual arts as a tool for communication and to explore
visual storytelling.

To find more about Shilonite and view more of her work, visit her website


Artist Claudette Purville photographed as a child with her family and during graduation.