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Hackney Wick Boulder Project

Creative Wick facilitated negotiations between Arbeit and Hackney Wick Boulder Project, to create a climbing wall in their new space at 117 Wallis Road.
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Cheeky Tiki

Creative Wick facilitated a commission for local artist Jason Warren to deliver a series of bespoke installations for Covent Garden’s new Bunga Bunga bar, restaurant and variety show.
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Cause2Create

Cause2Create is a platform that celebrates creativity for good causes. Cause2Create is a not-for-profit organisation which brings together creative people so they can use their talents and passions to affect real change. Founded by London-based creative agency HeyBigMan! Cause2Create is supported by Loughborough University London. Creative Wick is the local social enterprise partner.
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Films Feed You

Films Feed You is an international open network that screens films in support of food banks. Simply, bring a bag of non perishable food to be donated to a local food bank as your ticket.
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Funding Options and Marketing Strategy Workshop for Creative Businesses

On 20th September, Creative Wick facilitated a free Funding Options and Marketings Strategy Workshop for Creative Businesses at Arebyte gallery in Hackney Wick. The Workshop was an initiative from Get Set for Growth that explored available funding opportunities with a focus on creative type businesses. We discussed the pro’s, con’s and availability of grants, crowdfunding, angel investment and loans as…
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Your Work Here

Creative Wick was commissioned by Peabody Housing Association to curate Your Work Here, a series of fine art paintings along the hoardings of Neptune Wharf construction site in Fish Island. In collaboration with The Wick Art Store, Creative Wick, selected thirteen local fine artists, not used to working outdoors, to create a series of paintings alongside…
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Béton Brut Gallery

Béton Brut Gallery is a new collaboration between Creative Wick and Béton Brut. A gallery that will host exhibitions of the work of Hackney Wick and Fish Island’s best established and emerging artists. Béton Brut‘s first exhibition opened on the 14th September featuring Gavin Turk, presenting ‘Transit’. 
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Shapes

Creative Wick facilitated negotiations between Shapes, Groveworld and arbeit to ensure that the recording studio tenants were able to stay in the building. Mural by Theirry Noir
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Painting Connections

Painting Connections In June 2015, Creative Wick started working with UCL’s Institute for Global Prosperity, Institute for Sustainable Resources and the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis on a research project into Hackney Wick and Fish Island’s informal sharing economy. The research led to an exhibition on Hackney Wick & Fish Island’s creative community’s unique sharing economy that took place at…
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Portraits of Hackney Wick

Home to more artists than anywhere else in Europe, Hackney Wick is a unique melting pot for creatives from all over the world. In collaboration with Hackney WickED and Creative Wick – the team behind Portraits of Hackney Wick celebrated local creative talent. 
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