Image17 is a collective of photographers based in Waltham Forest who work collaboratively on annual projects.
Katherine Green

Katherine Green is a social documentary photographer, from Walthamstow, who studied postgraduate photography at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design. Katherine’s work often focuses on documenting communities through photography and oral history, exploring what community means to different people. She has a particular interest in documenting her home borough of Waltham Forest, and works with Image17 to do this end. Her work has been published in ‘The Guardian’, ‘Time Out’, ‘The Independent’ and she has had solo shows in London and Wolverhampton, Rugby, Scunthorpe and Luton. She has self-published two books, ‘Wood Street, E17′ and ‘Last Days at the Dogs’ with another, ’1948 Olympians’ coming out in June 2012.

She is currently working on a commission for the National Portrait Gallery/BT to document community groups in the five Olympic boroughs in the run up to the Games, and has a touring exhibition from March to September 2012 entitled ’1948 Olympians’.
www.katherinegreen.co.uk

Country ABC Boxing, Leyton

Country ABC Boxing, Leyton

Country ABC Boxing is club which runs training classes on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Juniors start at 6.30pm and seniors at 7.00pm. The club helps promote fitness and discipline across all ages. This friendly and welcoming club has been run by Jeff Clarke since the 1980s. He is supported by a team of professional and... Read more >
Vestry Elite Football Club, Walthamstow

Vestry Elite Football Club, Walthamstow

Vestry Elite Football Club is an amazing group, run by Colin James, Director of Gangs Unite CIC. It doesn’t just provide weekly football practise for local boys but also provides a support and mentoring network to help young people either break associations with gangs, or prevent those associations in the first place. The work is... Read more >
Walthamstow Cricket, Lawn Tennis & Squash Club

Walthamstow Cricket, Lawn Tennis & Squash Club

The Walthamstow Cricket, Lawn Tennis & Squash Club is hidden away very close to Wood Street station, as well as three tennis courts, three squash courts and a large cricket pitch, there’s also a lively bar, function room and hall where they hold regular music night and events. A real hidden gem! See their website for... Read more >
Shaolin Gongfu City, Walthamstow

Shaolin Gongfu City, Walthamstow

Shaolin Gonfu City in Walthamstow is an amazingly vibrant and welcoming group that meets every Saturday at Havant Road Church Hall. From four year olds to the over sixties this inclusive group feels like one big dynamic family! To find out more information, please see their website. Read more >
Take away

Take away

  Influenced by the night time scenes of Wong Kar Wai and Christopher Doyle films, Katherine documented the variety of take aways around the borough. Read more >
Cactus & Succulents Society, and Dominos Players

Cactus & Succulents Society, and Dominos Players

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