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HACKNEY WICKED ART FESTIVAL

1ST - 3RD AUGUST 2014
Championing creativity through Exhibitions, Open Studios, Performance, Fetes, Music, Workshops, Tours and more...

Hackney WickED CIC remains a dynamic force for promoting local culture - dedicated to providing a platform for artists to showcase their work alongside established and international names. Download the 2014 programme HERE.

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Hackney WickED - Programme of Events

Events

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Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014

1st-3rd August 2014

It’s back!

Development

ACE-Funding-Opportunities

Arts Council Funded Programming

1st-3rd August 2014

ACE funded site-specific art, performance art, communal live art projects and open studios.

Events

Hackney WickED Riviera

Hackney WickED Riviera

1st-3rd August 2014

The epicentre of this year’s festival, curated by Hackney WickED.

Development

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PICK AND MIX

2nd-3rd August 2014

An overlapping set of workshops and artworks.

Exhibitions

The Tomorrow People 2014

Elevator Gallery presents The Tomorrow People

1st-31st August 2014

Artists of the future now.

Development

Activation Site

Activation Site

2ND & 3RD August 2014

A space to tune out of the festival noise and become active participants in a number of workshops, events, artworks and conversations.

Music Events

WickED Wharf Stage

WickED Wharf Stage

2nd & 3rd August 2014

A range of acoustic performances.

Exhibitions

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WickED Exhibition

1st-3rd August 2014

Hackney WickED curates an exhibition of installations, film and performance.

Music Events

WickED Main Stage

WickED Main Stage

2nd & 3rd August 2014 - Starting at 12!

Music and performance stage.

Events

WickED Yard

WickED Yard

2nd & 3rd August 2014

The WickED festival hub!

Pop-up Events

The Beggars Banquet

The Beggars Banquet

2nd August 2014

The Hackney WickED Banquet: Dine like you’re WickED!

Exhibitions

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WickED Shapes

1st August 2014

A program of interactive workshops, interactive installations, visuals, projections, radio broadcasts & electronic music.

Development

Alice Wilson

ACE Commission: f r a m e

2nd-3rd August 2013

Live art collaboration project where artists and visitors create a unique view of the Yard, Hackney Wick and Festival on a series of interlocking drawing frames.

Performance Events

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ACE Commission: Lammas Drone Silo

1st August 2014

Enter the dark place.

Performance Events

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ACE Commission: Free Willy

1st-2nd August 2014

Performance using the mechanisms of music to subvert the message or intention of a song.

Performance Events

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ACE Commission: To The Dirt (I)

2nd-3rd August 2014

A two-day performance and installation, which re-examines our relationship with nature and investigates the gap between what is considered wild and what is considered civilised.

Site-specific Art

Laura OldField Ford - Rose

ACE Commission: Rose

1st August 2014 - 31st July 2015

Psychogeographer, creating politically charged works interrogating urban areas.

Site-specific Art

Stephen Gill - Hackney Wick 2003

ACE Commission: Hackney Wick 2003

1st August 2014 - 31st July 2015

Photographs documenting the local area, taken using a basic 1960s box camera made by Coronet and bought for 50 pence at Hackney Wick market.

Site-specific Art

Daryl Brown - Memorial For The Wasteland

ACE Commission: Living Living Living Living Life

1ST AUGUST 2014 - 31ST JULY 2015

Site-specific sculpture acting as a ‘memorial for the wasteland’, stemming from the pre-olympic/pre-gentrification history of Hackney Wick.

Open Studios

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ACE Commission: Open Studio Bursaries

1st-3rd August 2014

Arts Council Open Studio Bursary Winners.

Open Studios

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Hackney WickED Open Studios

1st-3rd August 2014

The Wick’s mystical buildings will once again throw open their doors for Hackney WickED Open Studios 2014

Exhibitions

Ben Byford - After Glow

After Glow

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Experiential installation putting the viewer at the centre of static radiation left over from the big bang.

Exhibitions

Dani Tagen – Plug Drawing

Plug Drawing

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Site-specific drawings made in response to the site’s network connection.

Exhibitions

Francesco Zuccarello - Hackney Wick Symphony

Hackney Wick Symphony

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

‘Write your own symphony’ empty scores are awaiting the peoples reaction – add your notes to become part of the Hackney Wick Symphony.

Exhibitions

Work In Progress II - Lores

Static, Dynamic

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Mixed media works using painted and scratched TVs.

Exhibitions

Hackney Swingers Club

Hackney Swingers’ Club

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

You are cordially invited to join the inaugural session of the Hackney Swingers’ Club.

Exhibitions

Katee Woods - Nesting Instinct

Nesting Instinct

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Sit inside in a giant bird’s nest, fantastical in size, and listen to a composed soundscape of juxtaposed environmental sounds.

Exhibitions

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The Individual’s Pursuit

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Performance project concerning the establishment of the self within today’s society, exploring socially and geographically established borders and boundaries.

Performance Events

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Double skin#minerals

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Performance exploring the dynamics of the relationship between people and minerals, symbolically connecting the perfection of nature with the human perfection.

Exhibitions

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Neurath’ Boat

1ST-3RD AUGUST 2014

Build a boat. Take it apart. Build it again. Is it still the same?

Music Events

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London Modular & Shapes

3rd August 2014

London Modular celebrate their 1st Birthday with a free, all day event in the very spacious Shapes.

Fêtes & Markets

WickED Food And Drink

WickED Food and Drink

2nd & 3rd August 2014

Food and drink stalls.

Exhibitions

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Graffiti Jam

2nd & 3rd August 2014

Graffiti and Street Art demonstration by various artists.

Fêtes & Markets

Fate For The WickED

Fate for the WickED

2nd & 3rd August 2014

Art market, artist multiples and creations

Tours

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Hackney Tours

Get under the skin of Hackney Wick with this hour-long walking tour.

Open Studios

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Fish Island Labs Open Studio & Performance

2nd & 3rd August 2014

There will be artists showing work in the events space – an exhibition / gallery atmosphere and performance 4.30pm.

Film Events

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Lab Film Projects

1st-3rd August 2014

The Lab Film Projects and Lab Film Festival with Hackney WickED proudly present: Very Moving Pictures, the Hackney WickED Cinema Lounge.

Performance Events

Dark Soul Dance Theatre - Cardiac Symdrome X

Cardiac Syndrome X

3rd August 2014

Physical theatre show.

Performance Events

Looking Sound - Rolling Visual Audio

Rolling Visual Audio

3rd August 2014

A fusion of art, music, digital visuals and audience participation.

Performance Events

Dominika Dwernicka and John Tan - Méconnaissance

Méconnaissance

A performative journey to search of answers.

Pop-up Events

Team Icecream Pro Tandem

Team Ice-cream Pro Tandem

2nd-3rd August 2014

A beautiful vintage tandem with custom built ice-cream churner mounted onto the back, and offering lycra-clad ice-cream churning lifts!

Open Studios

Soren Mayes - Roaming Studio

Montage of Hackney Wick & Fish Island

2nd-3rd August 2014

Live roaming open studio.

Performance Events

Hackney Wick Selfie

Hackney Wick Selfie

2nd-3rd August 2014

Pop-up photo booth-esque performative documentation of festival visitors.

Music Events

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Tobi aka the BFG (Black Forest Ghetto)

2nd August 2014

Roaming a cappella & vocal percussion.

Performance Events

Polaroid Photographic Workshop

Polaroid Photographic Workshop

2nd August 2014

Urban photographic workshop exploring relationships to location, culminating in an open air exhibition.

Performance Events

Janine-Evans-Pollard

65 days of Tracy the Marquis Mannequin

3rd August 2014

A photographic account and spoken word show, including storytelling and poetry, dealing with themes of loss, separation and moving on.

Performance Events

Rosie Emmerson

Record Breaking Cyanotype

2nd August 2014

Record breaking attempt to make the world’s largest cyanotype photograph.

Performance Events

I am Not A Village - SaffronbyQuintinaValero

I am Not A Village

1st-3rd August 2014

An on-going narrative live-dance-film (or ‘silent musical’) performed and filmed during live events across East London.

Performance Events

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Dynamic Painting Experience

1st August 2014

Paint your interpretation of music with a unique moving canvas installation.

Workshops

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Motorcycle Workshop

2nd-3rd August 2014

FREE open Motorcycle workshop. Visit the amazing Muff Customs and watch as motor bikes and customised and maintained.

Tours

Voices From The Village

Voices From The Village

1st-3rd August 2014

Guided audio tour of exploring how a wasteland can be transformed into a hub of enterprise, a beacon of leisure, an aspirational dream writ large on the cityscape.

Exhibitions

AffordableWick - On the move

AffordableWick

1st-3rd August 2014

Roaming work-space showcasing installations and short films.

Exhibitions

London Structural Sound Project

Arebyte Gallery – Festival Exhibition Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

London Structural Sound Project, Dream Home, Profile Picture and Spontaneous Combustion.

Exhibitions

Joseph Alexander Goode - Arrival of the Birds

Cre8 Lifestyle Centre Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Joseph Alexander Goode, J.Frances, Hackney Heroes fundraising project, live bands, food and drink market.

Exhibitions

E20 - BigPike

E20 Fishing Club Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Art exhibition by local artists. Bike repair shop with free safety checks, pedal go karts for hire and tea room.

Exhibitions

Main Yard Affair

Main Yard Affair

1st-3rd August 2014

Main Yard Affair meets Hackney WickED.

Exhibitions

Drawbridge - Helen

Drop Dead Gorgeous

1st-3rd August 2014

Drawbridge’s first solo show in London.

Exhibitions

See Studio - Hackney Wicked Print Image

See HIN, Sweet Toof & Rowdy

1st-3rd August 2014

Collectable urban/street art prints.

Exhibitions

StourSpace - Taco-Tricycle-Timbuktu

Stour Space Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Taco-Tricycle-Timbuktu, Live Screen printing with HIT+RUN CREW, Pen Pushers Live presents Woody’s Bar, Here Is The World, We Are The Children, Open Studios.

Exhibitions

WELCOME SCREEN - DAVID KIRSHOFF

David Kirshoff

1st-3rd August 2014

American artist David Kirshoff’s first UK solo exhibition.

Exhibitions

Stephanie Galea - Brighton15

Wicked Vagines

1st-3rd August 2014

Exhibition showcasing the work of local artists Stephanie Galea, Sheila Rennick, Yasmin Kuymizakis.

Site-specific Art

Adam Williamson - Bamboo Icosahedron and 2v Dome

Geometry of Structure

1st-3rd August 2014

Large architectural sculpture by Adam Williamson, Lateefa Spiker and Richard Henry.

Site-specific Art

*Pol McLernon & Sunshine Faggio - Taciti Vigilo

Helicopters & Whispers

1st-3rd August 2014

Audio from an installation titled Helicopters & Whispers to be reworked with vocals by Sunshine Faggio and installed in the caged passageway to the artists studio.

Pop-up Events

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1st-3rd August 2014

Retrospective newspaper.

Fêtes & Markets

Queens Yard food Hub

Queens Yard Food Hub

2nd-3rd August 2014

Alongside CRATE’s two craft beer bars, Queens Yard will host 10 international street food specialists. Expect the finest burgers, superb vegan and vegetarian fare and American hot dogs to name a few.

Exhibitions

Grow - Petro

Grow Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Collective 98, Petro, The Cult of Ramellzee, Heliocentrics, Hotdog Girrrl and more…

Pop-up Events

Omega Movement - Moving

Omega Movement Festival Event

2nd-3rd August 2014

Omega Movement is on a mission to bring strength, flexibility, grace and stamina to the Hackney community as London’s most unique Yoga and Pilates studio.

Pop-up Events

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WickED Treasure Hunt

3rd August 2014

Think you know Hackney Wick? Think again. Come on this hunt for local treasures and discover a wealth of hidden talents and resources on your doorstep that will make you never look at this WickED ‘hood in the same way again. The ‘hood hunt will be themed around food, activism and creativity and will take [...]

Fêtes & Markets

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The Yard Theatre Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Bringing our little part of Hackney Wick alive with the sounds, sights and tastes of East London.

Music Events

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CRATE Brewery Bar & Pizzeria Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

Check out the special DJs sets from 2pm until close over the festival weekend.

Music Events

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CRATE Brewshed Festival Programme

1st-3rd August 2014

DJs will be playing both days from 2pm until close, creating a great party zone for the festival.

Development

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