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Creative Wick Impact Report

Creative Wick launches it’s first Impact Report! Take a look at all the events and projects we’ve been working on over the last few years. Creative Wick Impact Report 2022    
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School of Activism 2022

As part of this year’s London Festival of Architecture and the theme of ‘Act’, Creative Wick hosted their School of Activism in the heart of Hackney Wick. It was a day full of interactive workshops and discussions designed to empower young people and equip them with the necessary tools to be able to make a…
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Hoardings Mural Project – February 2022

There is 90 metres of  hoarding panelling along the walkway between Hackney Wick train station and Wallis Road. This pathway cuts through the Stone Studios development by Telford Homes. In February 2022  Telford Homes commissioned Creative Wick to produce a mural event to create artwork to feature on the hoardings. The artists murals told a…
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ecoACTIVE Film Commission

ecoACTIVE is an innovative environmental education charity that  offer workshops and courses for schools and community groups, and support community gardening projects. ecoACTIVE commissioned Creative Wick to film their fantastic local school project. Employing our Film school lead and student alumni from last years cohort to film and edit videos that really brought the project…
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Living Lab Second Project now live

Housing Creative Practitioners and Young People in East London The Hackney Wick and Fish Island creative community is diverse with the potential for permanence. This report focusses on the Hackney Wick and Fish Island (HWFI) and wider East London area but highlights issues which extend well beyond London and the UK. By examining community-led responses…
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Children’s Winter Art Class

FREE one hour art session for children to make festive decorations. They will also get a pack to make one at home too. On the 4th & 11th December The workshops will be held at Hackney Bridge in Hackney Wick Open to children Ages 5-9 (in school years 1-4) There are 18 spaces in each…
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Creative Wick are proud to celebrate the films of the students graduating from our 2021 film school programme. Spearheaded by our programme leader vastly experienced film director, writer and actor Tim Newton. Five diverse short films from unique young emerging film makers were created under the supported by our mentors who are talented local film and…
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Film School 2021 Premiere

Creative Wick are proud to celebrate the films of the students graduating from our 2021 film school program. REGISTER TO ATTEND ON EVENTBRITE We will be also livestreaming the event at Studio 92-94 as well as inviting guests to attend the venue. Please reply to our order confirmation email if you want the url link…
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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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