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. 

Participating Artists included:

Aleks SakiLuis Martin Muñoz Frilly by LilyKarina Gratze Mariana AbellaClare WallisFrankie RobertsJenny BoatAnna Milada,
Natalie Ryde.

Portraits of Hackney Wick captures snapshots of the artists who make up the creative fabric of the area and explores its shifting character through their own eyes.

Artists featured in the films include local fashion designers, musicians, ice sculptors, chefs and many more.

Click here to watch all Portraits of Hackney Wick films.


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