Live Music Event, Sound Fidelity Launch!

Live Music Event, Sound Fidelity Launch!

Our own and London’s newest, monthly live music show Sound Fidelity launches this month at the jewel in Peckham’s crown, The Bussey Building. Hosted by Peigh of Peace Love Unity ☮♡☯, featuring music from London’s finest, emerging Soul, Bass, Dubstep & Trap acts, Sound Fidelity  introduces a refreshing fusion of urban music and contemporary circus ...

‘Run Away Clown’ film set

Art director Iceberg (Yang Liu), commissioned us to build a set inspired by the steam punk era for the ‘Run Away Clown’ short film directed by Roxi Kexin Li. We created giant cogwheels for the back drop of the clowns dressing room. More details of this project will follow soon!

‘Possessed’ Film set

‘Possessed’ Film set

‘Possessed’ is a short film directed by André Fonseca and Ekim Acun which is loosely based on the novel ‘The Great Coat’ by Helen Dunmore. Before we started shooting there were a a few adjustments to be made as we were working closely with the art director who had created particular items to dress the ...

Film Shoot

Film Shoot

The morning of the ‘Possessed’ shot at a small television studio in Elephant and Castle

The set-up…almost finished

The set-up…almost finished

For the past month, we have been working on a set for a short film and now it’s almost done! After weeks of building flats and crafting various fixtures such as french braces, skirting boards, architraves and dado rail…we have almost finished!

Quiz Show Pilot

Quiz Show Pilot

The opportunity arose to produce  a basic set for a quiz show pilot. We decided to create something very minimal, yet striking, so we constructed three podiums adding a clear film of strong hues of red and blue which was a great contrast against the black back drop.

The Thames Festival with Mandinga Arts

The Thames Festival with Mandinga Arts

The day of the Thames Festival with Mandinga Arts was absolutely electric! The atmosphere was buzzing and everyone was excited to finally showcase all of their hard work. Everybody involved in the project was invited to wear a costume and take part in the parade as a final celebration. The parade lasted two hours and ...

Thames preparations….giant zebra head!

Thames preparations….giant zebra head!

The props at Mandinga such as this magnificent giant zebra head, were all designed by Charles Beauchamp and was to be used to decorate the float of the parade. Marie also assisted on this piece and also the smaller zebra heads for the dancing dolls.

Thames preparations…glitter & more glitter

Thames preparations…glitter & more glitter

Marie assisted Mandinga Arts during the summer of 2012 on a range of costume and props for various festivals most notably the Thames festival parade.  The pieces were heavily inspired by Haitian, Ghanaian and Colombian cultures and symbols. The costumes were designed by renowned costumier Julieta Rubio.