The Hackney Council regeneration team is working to change perceptions of a local street 'The Narrow Way'. As part of this initiative we were comissioned to celebrate some of the existing long standing businesses in the area through a series of audio and photographic portraits of 6 local shopkeepers.
Exhibitiion currenty at
1 Reading Lane, London E8 1GQ
Photography © Kuba Nowak
Pop to the shops: Shopkeeper's Stories
The independent long-standing local shopkeepers of Hackney Central tell their stories about family business, immigration, community and changing times.
Mohammed Hanif Shaikh from Lookers
from Wally Herbert & Sons
from The Pet Shop
from C & C Decoration
from Argun Printers
from Mermaids Fabrics