Made In LDN x Today At Apple

As the world stopped & lockdown paused our industry, we decided to create a programme for young artists across the U.K. to learn and to grow so once our world began to move again, they were ready to fly. 

I felt so blessed to work on a project where I was given the creative freedom to curate a programme without limits. With so many artists at home, we decided to reach out to some of the top artists within our scene… and they got involved. Over the course of five weeks, we met online, for interviews, workshops and discussions with some of the most inspirational new musicians, rappers and singers whose dedication and commitment to their future created a wave of inspiration at such a challenging time. 

Shout outs to all the artists that made this possible, to the team at Apple for their endless hard work and to the young artists who gave us a glimpse in to the music industry of the future. Also to @basmakhalifa for documenting and creating such a reflective and honest piece of cinematography. This tells the story perfectly. 

ABOUT MADE IN LDN 

This summer saw @apple and #MadeInLDN partner once again with @Mayorofldn to take young artists from across the UK through a stacked out programme of workshops, talks and educational sessions. Guided by some of the music industries most respected voices, in collaboration with Today at Apple and East London creative arts youth space @weare_spotlight we set out to bring inspiration and connection during these times of separation and isolation. From an honest and open conversation with @Aitch and his management team to a music production workshop with @SGLewis. We hosted a lyric workshop with @youngtandbugsey and learnt about songwriting with @GraceCarter.

https://www.london.gov.uk/content/made-ldn

As part of @apple x @mayorofldn’s #MadeInLDN x #TodayAtApple summer programming, I have helped to curate workshops with some of the cities most inspiring faces. Tomorrow is all about @wavemag_ from 1pm & you can RSVP for free here: https://www.apple.com/uk/today/event/exclusive-wave-mag-083019/6560137763013167753/

Join free creative sessions from 10th August – 3rd September at Apple Stores across London. Learn new skills and shape your artistic style in music, video, design, coding, photography and more. Supported by the Mayor of London. Artwork co-created with Art Against Knives.

Exclusive: Crafting Your Story with WAVE Magazine

Fri 30 August
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Apple Covent Garden

Shape a story and find your audience with the team behind culture magazine WAVE Magazine. You’ll learn how to use your phone to create great content. You’ll explore how to uncover stories, build your concept and engage readers, using a range of apps. Then get ready to pitch your story idea to the WAVE Magazine editors.