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E17 Market Stories

Date:
21 June to 21 October 2022
Location:
Various locations
Cost:
Free, just turn up
Filed under:
Summer starts here

Visit Walthamstow High Street to check out the town’s new large-scale, outdoor photography exhibition: ‘E17 Market Stories', celebrating Walthamstow Market and its traders.

The project will feature a trail of trader and market scene photographs by Lloyd Ramos, a local photographer who grew up on the market. The large format photos will feature on prominent buildings up and down the High Street to discover. Come and enjoy this free outdoor exhibition and learn more about the market. Along the trail you will be able to scan QR codes to download accompanying films by local filmmaker Ashton John, which documents the colourful stories of the traders. 

Locations of portraits with accompanying videos:

  1. Andrzej’s portrait is located at Nando’s, 261 High Street, 1 The Scene, E17 7FD. The video QR link is located under the Nando’s sign on Cleveland Road or unnumbered lamppost outside Jennings Bet, 208 High Street, E17 7JH
  2. Larry’s portrait is located at CK Pots & Pans, 219 High Street, E17 7BH. The video QR link is located on lamppost number 13 on the High Street.
  3. Derrick’s portrait is located at Lloyds Bank, 180-182 High Street, E17 7BX. The video QR link is on lamppost number 16 on the High Street.
  4. Carole’s portrait is located at Nadeem Bedding, 157 High Street, E17 7BX. The video QR link is on lamppost number 41 and 42 on the High Street.
  5. Leigh’s portrait is located at Paddy Power, 145a High Street, E17 7BX. The video QR link is on lamppost number 47 and 48 on the High Street.
  6. Anne’s portrait is located at The Chequers, 145 High Street, E17 7BX. The video QR link is on lamppost number 49 on the High Street.
  7. Alan’s portrait is located at Femme Connection, 112b High Street, E17 7JY. The video QR link is on lamppost number 57 on the High Street.
  8. Joseph’s portrait is located at Sainsbury’s, 112 High Street, E17 7JY. The video QR link is on lamppost number 58 and 59 on the High Street.
  9. Shah’s portrait is located at Italgold Jewellery, 65b High Street, E17 7AD. The video QR link is on lamppost number 88 and 89 on the High Street.
  10. Jacob’s portrait is located at Romax, 34 High Street, E17 7LD. The video QR link is on lamppost number 95 on the High Street.
  11. Kinga’s portrait is located at International Supermarket, 7-17 High Street, E17 7AB. The video QR link is on lamppost number 101.

Further portraits and scenery photography (without video links) can also be found in the following places:

For the best experience we recommend using headphones with your mobile phone. You must have internet on your mobile to access the videos via the QR codes. If, for any reason, you can not locate the QR codes or technology is not cooperating, you can just type e17.tv/[name of trader] into your browser. For example e17.tv/andrzej.

Enjoy the exhibition and share the love #E17MarketStories