People & Stories

Hear from and about the people that make King's Cross

  • King’s Cross Academy – a Sensory Study

    New school, new rules

    New School, New Rules Meeting the different emotional needs of young children is a key aim for King’s Cross Academy’s head teacher Emyr Fairburn. more >>
  • A Feast for the Senses

    Three top chefs from King's Cross discuss the importance of scent, texture and how memories have influenced their culinary journeys

    Taste may be the most important sense when it comes to food, but cooking — and eating — involves every one of them. Three more >>
  • Comfort Dressing

    Welcome to duvet day dressing for the digital generation, writes Lauren Cochrane

    KX Quarterly commissioned fashion photographer Dean Martindale to capture people in King’s Cross who take their comfort as seriously as their work Dressing in more >>
  • Let the Light In

    Tamsin Crimmens explores the transformative power of sunlight

    As anyone who has gazed at the sun rising or setting can attest, sunlight can have a transformative affect on us, inspiring a sense more >>
  • German Switch Craft

    Magician, disruptor, prankster: German artist Tobias Rehberger is at Gasholders with Almost Everybody

    Magician, disruptor, prankster: German artist Tobias Rehberger is at Gasholders with Almost Everybody The German artist Tobias Rehberger likes to bedazzle, bother and bewilder, but more >>
  • Left Handed Slaters

    Jonathan Donovan meets the father and son roofing team helping to shape Coal Drops Yard

    Coal Drops Yard was once where London received delivery of its coal. In less than a year, a unique new shopping destination will rise more >>

    Ben Spriggs, Executive Editor of ELLE Decoration uncovers the design show's second year at King’s Cross.

    Every September, the London Design Festival takes over the UK’s capital, filling the city with the latest in UK product design and both architectural more >>
  • home is where the art is

    The North London artist, Catherine Borowski, is on a mission to make art accessible. Find out more.

    As an artist and a passionate North Londoner, it is apt that Catherine Borowski has been involved in bringing public spaces to life in King’ more >>
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