10-11 May 2019

The Engine Room, Lebus Street, London, N17 9FU

Expressing the heart of God through the creative arts

Archives for: June 1st, 2017

Emilly Silva – Workshop Leader

Written by Iko Akoh on June 1, 2017
Emilly Silva 2017

Emilly Silva is a contemporary dancer & dance teacher. Her background is in rhythmic gymnastics, where she trained for 5 years and competed at national level (representing her local club) before diving into dance full time. Emilly began her professional dance training in 2010 at Middlesex University, graduating with a First Honours Degree. She joined […]

City Gospel Choir – Associate Artist

Written by Iko Akoh on February 22, 2016
City Gospel Choir

  City Gospel Choir was formed in 2015 and is directed by Dave Barker.  Singing a varied repertoire of Gospel music from negro spirituals to modern gospel, african songs to gospel classics.   The choir is primarily a fun place where people can come and sing but seeks to be more than that.  We aim […]

Daughters of Davis – Associate Artist

Written by Iko Akoh on February 23, 2016
Daughters of Davis play UNVEILING Arts Festival

Daughters of Davis are Hampshire sisters Fern and Adrienne Davis. In 2011, the duo stepped out in faith to take their music to the world. They have won the hearts of fans across the UK and beyond since trading the comforts of home for a never-ending tour in 2011. Selling their cars, painting houses and braving endless […]

Freddy Gunn

Written by Iko Akoh on March 2, 2016
Freddy Gunn

Freddy Gunn is a visual artist, specialising in painting and photography. He has a special stylistic interest in the space where street art meets pop art. Freddy is preparing his submission for UNVEILING 2016 along these lines. His approach to creating art is deeply immersive as well as reflecting a deep desire for truth and redemption.   […]

Rebekah Holden – Workshop Leader

Written by Iko Akoh on February 7, 2016
Rebekah Holden - Workshop Leader

Rebekah Holden is an accomplished writer and performer. Her work is thought provoking and often explores deep themes. Rebekah has had a passion for writing from a young age and spent four years studying English Literature at the University of Glasgow before moving to London to work as an actor, teacher and writer. She is the artistic […]

Jules Rendell – Associate Artist

Written by Iko Akoh on January 24, 2016
Jules Rendell

Jules Rendell is a profoundly talented singer-songwriter sharing melodious, poetic music bubbling with joy and verve. Her musical evolution has taken her through jazz, gospel and even opera.   Her latest EP, The Lotus Bloom, “puts her somewhere near Minnie Riperton in style: not for her the belt-it-out and snarl approach, more the exquisitely measured, […]


Written by Iko Akoh on January 19, 2016

Diré is a passionate and deeply soulful singer-songwriter. He is a vivid storyteller, weaving evocative soundscapes as he navigates listeners through his life journey. Diré’s walk with God is a central and recurring thread. His infectious lyrics bring a thought provoking message of hope amidst struggle.   Diré discovered his voice (and his potential in […]

James Murray

Written by Iko Akoh on January 18, 2016

UNVEILING 2018 Workshop Leader   James Murray attended UNVEILING 2015 and was very quick to express his delight at what he had witnessed. Naturally, we were similarly delighted to have him join the team of Participating Artists for  2016 and 2017 editions of the UNVEILING Arts Festival. James is an accomplished and deeply conscientious freelance […]

Hannah Whittaker

Written by Iko Akoh on December 26, 2015
Hannah Whittaker

UNVEILING 2019 Participating Artist   Hannah Whittaker is a performance artist specialising in creating interactive installations, one on one encounters and digital performances. She has turned her focus to installation and sculptural works, in particular. Hannah’s qualifications include a Masters Degree, with Merit, in Contemporary Performance Making (Brunel University). She is currently employed as a guest lecturer at Central School […]

Just Jon

Written by Iko Akoh on January 9, 2016

Just Jon is a deeply talented soul singer and rapper who has been developing himself as a Hip-Hop artist in recent years. He made a guest appearance on the ‘Imperfect’ album, a 2015 release by UNVEILING 2015 artist Baliva. You can hear Just Jon’s compelling vocals on the tracks  ‘Broken Home’ and ‘Got To Go’. http://www.balivamusic.com/imperfect/   […]