The Livesey Exchange Community

Discover current and upcoming community events, new venue updates & more!

Fabrix host the PERMANENT TEMPORARY by Pempeople

Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 September 2021 at The Bottle Factory.

Drawing A Blank Exhibition

An exhibition by Frank LeBon and Hanna Moon opens on 17 June 2017.

Film screening of Sensing the City: Young People and Regeneration in London

Friday 24 September 2021, 6.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Community Interviews by Making Numbers

Friday 24 September 2021, 4.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Self-Love Zine Workshop by Fiona Quadri

Thursday 23 September 2021, 6.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Style & Shoot by Mh’ya McLean + Elle Andrews

Thursday 23 September 2021, 4 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Bring it to the Table: Textiles Workshop by Nicola Reid & Euphemia Franklin

Wednesday 22 September 2021, 4 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Film screening of Rising: A Manifesto by Valeria Salinas Toro & Jahnavi Inniss

Monday 20 September 2021, 6.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Intro to Weaving by the Livesey Exchange Fashion Team

Monday 20 September 2021, 4 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Penny Up the Wall Film Screening & Conversation by George Hanlon

Sunday 19 September 2021, 5.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Pallet Painting Workshop by Shack Collective

Sunday 19 to Thursday 23 September 2021, 3.30 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Disobedient Mapping by Émilie Loiseleur

Sunday 19 to Thursday 23 September 2021, 2 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Meet the Artists: Panel on Permanent Temporary by Livesey Exchange

Saturday 18 September 2021, 6 pm at Livesey Exchange Garages (LEX 1).

Planning Application Submitted

Detailed planning application of the proposed development has been submitted to Southwark Council.

Planning Application Preparation – Get Involved

In preparation for the planning application submission, join our consultation on Friday 18 to Sunday 20 October 2019.

Livesey Exchange 2 Proposed Design

On the 5 April 2019, the proposed design for the new Livesey Exchange building on Old Kent Road was presented for the first time.

New Building Project – Get Involved

Planning work has now officially started for our new building on Old Kent Road!

Livesey Exchange to receive Good Growth Funding

We are excited to hear that the Mayor Sadiq Kahn selected Livesey Exchange for the first round of Good Growth Funding.

Alternative site for Livesey Exchange (LEX 1)

Livesey Exchange becomes a reality on Old Kent Road, Southwark Council suggested an alternative site on the corner of St. Jame’s Street.

Peckham Festival 2017

Give it a try! Local fabricators will share their skills and run a series of hands-on making sessions at the Livesey Exchange – a new venue for skill building on Old Kent Road.

Old Kent Road: A Look Behind Closed Doors

Guided tours on the 23 June 2017 will offer a window into the Old Kent Road’s wider industrial goings-on, taking visitors behind closed doors to see businesses in action.

Peckham Weeklies: Hands-on Workshops

Peckham Weeklies: Hands-on Workshops on 24 June 2017.

Old Kent Road: Hands-on Workshops

On Saturday 24 June, Livesey Exchange is becoming a hub for hands-on making and insight, giving local people a way-in to this sometimes hard to enter world.

Peckham Weeklies & London Festival of Architecture

Peckham Weeklies are contributing to the London Festival of Architecture on 24 June 2017.

Crowdfund London

Come along to the Crowdfund London information evening at the Livesey Exchange on Wednesday 26 April.

New Sports Pitch Opening

On Wednesday 19 April 2017, the new sports pitch will be opened.

Made with Norfolk Flint

The Ledbury Estate in Peckham is a great example of the kind of post-war building most overlooked by fans of modern architecture.

Make Your Own Toolbox Workshop Pt 2

On 22 March 2017, the Power Project lead another toolbox making workshop and were excited to have Jeanette Mason, the chair for the Ledbury Estate Tenant and Resident Association take part.

Peter John visits Livesey Exchange

Thank you to Leader of the Council Peter John, Councillors Mark Williams, Michael Situ and Johnson Situ for visiting us on Friday 3 March and supporting our project.

Make Your Own Toolbox Workshop

Power Project ran a very popular Make Your Own Toolbox workshop on Wednesday 8 March to celebrate International Women’s Day 2017.

Make Your Own Clam Workshop

Maya Alvarado and James Green ran an event for girls in metal work – making a clamp.

Funding Secured for Livesey Exchange 2 Build

Great news! Livesey Exchange has successfully attracted capital funding from the Mayor’s Regeneration Fund with match funding from Southwark Council.

Deputy Mayor visits Livesey Exchange

Jules Pipe, London Deputy Mayor for planning, regeneration & came to see the Livesey Exchange in the making today.

Ledbury Estate Meeting

Proposed changes to the garages will be discussed with the Ledbury Estate residents.

New London Architecture Centre includes Livesey Exchange proposals

Livesey Exchange proposals will be part of an exhibition at the New London Architecture Centre from 13 October to 17 December 2017.

Peckham Festival 2016

Plans for the proposed Livesey Exchange 2 will be on display on 10 September 2016. Come along and tell us what you think!

Livesey Exchange Open Day

Thanks to everyone who came along to the open day on Tuesday 6 December 2016.

OKR studios (now Livesey Exchange 2) crowdfunding campaign

We are raised £53,754 from 209 people, businesses and organisations. Thank you!

New London Architecture – Southwark On Location Conference

Pempeople, what if: projects, and Mark Brearley of local business Kaymet and founder of Vital OKR contributed to the Southwark On Location conference.