How Councils Ruin Social Housing for Financial Gain
We spoke to director Paul Sng about his new documentary, 'Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle'.
Every Flat in a New South London Development Has Been Sold to Foreign Investors
When the Heygate Estate was demolished there were promises of social housing and a "community feel", but it's all fallen through.
Meeting the Locals of the Elephant and Castle Pub That's Being Turned Into a Foxtons
Do they care as much as outraged anti-gentrification campaigners, or just not really give a shit?
I'm Middle Class and Even I'm Being Pushed Out of London
I'm here with a pathetic deposit, a two-year-old child and another kid on the way. It doesn't take long to realise that South London, which I've always called home, can't be home for much longer.
Should Art Be Used to Push London's Rents Up?
An expensive bronze elephant might make Elephant and Castle even more unaffordable.
Hey Creatives, Stop Fetishising Estates
A Turner nominee wanted to throw a piano off a tower block; residents thought it was a "fucking stupid idea".
Fuck Your Pop-Up Shops
They're a symbol of everything that's inhumane about gentrification.
The VICE Guide to Making 2014 Better Than 2013
10 Ways to Make British Art Less Annoying in 2014
Get rid of the Victoriana freaks, find a new New Aesthetic and if you're gonna sell out, get your money's worth.
Tom Jeffreys & Oscar Rickett
Patrick Keiller Has Been Filming London's Poignant Collapse Since the 1990s
I talked to him about his sad, beautiful films and dreams of future architecture.
Are Yuppies Ruining London?
It seems that way, but I thought I should talk to some people to find out for sure.