Coming over to yours!

Informal is the new normal!! Here at The People Speak we love people. We like to be in the same room as them, imagining and creating a new reality together. The Covid emergency has taken that away from us and we miss it badly. We are striving hard to recreate that feeling in the virtual […]

Talkaoke: Independence Day Special

Talkaoke: Independence Day Special

On 4th July 2019, to celebrate Independence Day, Talkaoke held a special event outside our studio on Aberfeldy Street, Poplar. Click here to see all the photos from the day.  

The People Speak – Showreel

A quick showreel video to show just some of the projects we do here at The People Speak. To view our projects more in depth please visit Our Project page.

Talkaoke: Black History Month, at Stratford Shopping Centre

Talkaoke: Black History Month, at Stratford Shopping Centre

On 6th & 7th October Talkaoke was in the old Stratford Shopping Centre getting people talking for a Black History Month special. Working with Newham Council we were reimagining Black History for a new generation and a new era. We were also visualising the conversation live on the day. Click here to view these along […]

Talkaoke & Southwark Council

We’ve recently ran a couple of Talkaoke’s around Southwark, together with Southwark Council, to find out what residents think about the changes in the borough for better and for worse, and what people would like to see in the future. We visited both Elephant & Castle and Surrey Quays shopping centre to find out what […]

Talkaoke: Summer Nights Light 2017

Talkaoke returned to Swan Mead Park, in Basildon, for another exciting evening of Summer Night Lights 2017. Click here to view all the photos    

Talkaoke: The Mayor’s Newham Show 2017

Talkaoke: The Mayor's Newham Show 2017

Talkaoke returned to Central Park, East Ham, for The Mayor’s Newham Show 2017. As with last year, we had a great chat with people over the two days on a whole range of different subjects, showing the wonderful diversity and different cultures that the borough of Newham has to offer. Click here to view the […]

Beechwood Village Craylands – Public Art Project, 2016

Beechwood Village Craylands - Public Art Project, 2016

We have been working in Craylands, an estate in Basildon, over a period of nearly 9 years. This is our second public art project here, commissioned by Swan Foundation. Over this time we have got to know many of the residents here and got a feel for the place. We have used the commissions we […]

The People Speak at Aberfeldy Street

The People Speak at Aberfeldy Street

We’ve been at our new studio space in Poplar for 6 months now and are starting to familiarise ourselves with the local area. We’ve met a lot of great people and had 3 fun Talkaoke sessions, 2 of which have outside, and they’ve all been different and insightful in their own way. You can see […]

We’ve Moved Studios

We've Moved Studios

We’ve now moved to a new studio in the Poplar area. Our new address is: 27 Aberfeldy Street, London E14 0NU. So if you’re in the area please feel free to pop in and say hello.   Stay tuned as once we’re settled in we’ll have an opening event.