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The Living Lab’s first research project – Report now available

“We need each other more that ever” The Living Lab report “We need each other more than ever” March 2021 into the impact of Covid19 on the local creative sector. William Chamberlain, Creative Wick: “The research reveals the importance of the peer support from the local creative community, access to trusted local networks and information…
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Collective Community Action launches today 11th Jan 2021

Today a new network is launched, called Collective Community Action. The current turmoil creates a golden opportunity to place communities at the heart of urban change. London needs to get serious about educating and empowering its citizens and built environment professionals to take part collectively in the way that places are made and managed. Click…
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The Wick Newspaper Launch Night

The Wick: Launch Night The Wick, MSF & Number 90 present: The Wick Launch Night. Live: Aiko (Cz) DJs: Justin Robertson (Deadstock 33s/ Bugged Out) & Ben Osborne (Noise of Art) At: Number 90, 7-10pm on Monday 14th December. Free socially distanced event. Booking essential with a max. of 3 people in the same bubble…
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The Wick Newspaper OUT NOW!

The first edition of The Wick newspaper is out now! Pick up a copy in various venues (shops, cafes & bars etc) in Hackney Wick and Fish Island. Also at thisisthewick.com Featuring the future of the neighbourhood, Stewart Bywater’s amazing portraits of local people, a virtual art tour, the people’s pavilion and heroes of the…
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Creative Wick Video Art at Hackney Bridge launch

The Hackney Wick and Fish Island area offers a deep textural history of innovation and risk taking through a multitude of mediums. Creative Wick has selected a diverse offering of experimental and unique creative minds in video & film for the Hackney Bridge launch. Film a powerful tool offers a vast range of storytelling that…
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Masterclass series

Our Masterclass series is live. Free monthly virtual workshop on topics from Landlord and tenant law to Sustainable marketing. Check out the latest on here: masterclass series registration
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Creative Wick Music Academy 2019

In the Spring of 2019, Creative Wick recruited 12 young East Londoners to work with some of Hackney Wick’s best musicians and producers to make some music. In only seven, two hour workshops over 8 weeks, they wrote and produced more than 10 tracks before performing them live in a series of public concerts. With…
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Wick Wednesday

Wick Wednesday Every 3rd Wednesday of the month Buy, eat, drink, play, look, learn, listen, watch, relax, sweat, chill, LOCAL A day and night of special offers, exhibitions, events, performances Wick Wednesday is an initiative led by the HWFI Cultural Interest Group and supported by Arts Council England that promotes a coordinated creative and cultural…
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Robert Shaer | Fish Island Village

Creative Wick has commissioned local artist Robert Shaer to create the sign for Fish Island Village, one of the new residential communities in Fish Island, being built by Peabody & Hill. Robert’s sculpture also inspired Fish Island Village’s logo and permanent sign. Learn more about Robert Shaer’s work here.  
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Jason Warren, Teddy Baden, Xenz, Andre Hopley and Lee Walker – An Unconventional Canvas for Zippo

Creative Wick facilitated Zippo in commissioning five local artists – Jason Warren, Teddy Baden, Xenz, Andre Hopley and Lee Walker – to the project ‘An Unconventional Canvas’ with well-known street artist Ben Eine.
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