Welcome to Rebel and Reason, we aim to bring you poignant art and culture content and news, as well as exploring our inexplicable interest in the arts by engaging with artists, designers, writers and general creatives who bring their creative visions to life.

We aim to give these creatives a much needed spotlight to tell their story and in the process try to stimulate our creativity, the artists creativity and your creativity too!

We know and love art, so if you're interested in getting involved please do get in touch with us, as we cant do this without you.


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barking arts

Join us as we discover the spectrum of artistic expression and the thriving creative community in Barking and in the surrounding East London area.

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duncan cross

Duncan is a sound designer/engineer with a passion for creative sound design and mixing that engages and immerses the audience in a story. He was attracted to sound design and mixing through its ability to connect the emotions of an audience and engage them to lose themselves in imagery. Duncan loves creating and playing with multiple layers of audio to create a unique and exciting experience. He has a strong enthusiasm to see creative collaborations through to create unique audio-visual interpretations of real life.


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