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ThePalaceOfTheDogs

Daniel Bailey is the founder of The Palace of The Dogs. Currently exploring film making, photography, journalism and creative writing – he makes his living as a Performer on the West End. Originally from Hackney, London; he cares deeply for the issues concerning those whose voices are being stifled. He endeavours to advocate the need for those affected by racism and classism to have access to an artistic platform, as a means to express themselves in a safe and healthy environment.

The Palace of The Dogs (TPOTD) ,launched May 2015, is a blog for those who wish to explore identity and expression in art and politics; inciting the progression of a vocal generation in our society.

If you wish submit your work or be considered for an interview contact thepalaceofthedogs@hotmail.com

INTERVIEW: The Floating Generation

The mid-march evening stood grey and chilly, the raucousness of Ridley road market had vacated; leaving remnants of raw fish, meat, fruit and veg, and skeletons of stalls which were bodied with fabrics and garb. Rusty shutters ,guarding African treasures, lined the street, leaving its occupants dancing ,Special […]

Writer’s Block

Hey guys!!! I hope your all well, its been a while since I’ve written anything. Well over 6 months actually. I’ve found it really hard to focus, but “thank you Jesus” I’m inspired. Confusion. My endeavours to keep on writing and to follow through on my ideas had […]

DISCOVERING – NATURAL

Hey guys it feels like forever, but the video is finally done. Im very excited to present to you DISCOVERING NATURAL !!!! With the growing number of Black Girls growing, wearing and experiencing their natural tresses; here’s a short video about what it means to have natural hair. […]

Liquor Dreams – VIDEO

Hey guys i hope your all well? I recently worked on a video project in conjunction with YPTC (RAaw Film) and Filmdock Productions . I really wanted to explore the initial aspects of social and cultural drinking within young adults. I remember when i first started abusing my livers […]

Celebrity Vs Artist

Hey guys i hope your all well and enjoying the Easter holidays!!!! This week i was inspired by Janelle Monae’s interview on the Breakfast Club. If any of you have watched a Breakfast Club interview before, their questions can be quite personal and revealing, but i was in […]

Yo My N*&&@ !!!!

Ok so i bought Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp A Butterfly” last night and i really enjoyed it. I felt like i was witnessing some kind of Salvadore Dali representation of Compton, California. The cathartic album is a reflection of the psychotic Hip Hop lifestyle that many people aspire […]

STAYING POWER

Hey Guys hope your all well, so i went to see the exhibition Staying Power at The Victoria and Albert museum. The exhibition, as described on the V&A, presents Photographs of Black British Experience 1950s- 1990s. A project to increase the number of black british photographers and images […]