Two men checking a camera for photographs

Accumulate: free photography workshops

Get creative and explore new settings

WATCH THIS SPACE – 2019 BOOK YOUR PLACES NOW

YMCA Walthamstow has partnered with Accumulate a social enterprise for the last 4 years. Accumulate is an arts organisation who work with people affected by homelessness to help them improve their lives through creativity.

In 2018 YMCA East London offered 10 YMCA residents the opportunity to work with Accumulate and Ravensbourne university to help deliver the photography workshops and assist photography tutor supremo Othello De’Souza Hartley, other amazing  partners on board including The Photographers’ Gallery, Photofusion, The Barbican and Tate Modern.

We are currently planning for the 2019 workshop for which all participants will have an opportunity to take part in London fashion week events in 2019 and a touring photography exhibition of the work they have created. Private View scheduled to name a few.

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Zakaria Manesh from YMCA Walthamstow who won a place to attend Ravensbourne University; a one year Access Course Higher Education Diploma in Design & Digital Media.

If you are a young person living at YMCA Walthamstow and you would like further information or to sign up to this workshop please email: youthteam@ymcaeastlondon.org.uk

Spaces are limited and booking is essential!