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Angela Christofilou Archive


Image: Yarl's Wood Detention Immigration Removal Centre demonstration, 2015.

Administrative/Biographical History: Angela Christofilou is a half English, half Greek actor, voice artist and singer/songwriter living in London. She started experimenting with street photography in the US while on a theatre tour and then started protest photography at the end of 2015 at Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre. More recently examples of her protest photography have featured in The Independent and the Evening Standard.

Scope and Content: Photographic archive of Angela Christofilou comprising of digital photography of contemporary protests and demonstrations in the UK, including images of:

  • Protest against Donald Trump’s visit to the UK, July 2018
  • Protests to shut down Yarlswood Detention Centre, 2017
  • Free Palestine Protests at Downing Street, May 2018
  • Grenfell Tower protests, 2017 and 2018
  • Independent Workers Union of Great Britain (IWGB) in the University of London (UoL) on strike against outsourcing contracts, April 2018
  • Pride in London, July 2018
  • Stop The War Coalition Don't Bomb Syria Protest in Parliament Square, April 2018
  • Windrush Protest March, April 2018
  • Women’s March on London, 2018
  • Free Tommy Robinson Demonstration, July 2018

Quantity: 743 digital images