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Hackney WickED Late at Mick’s Garage

Hackney WickED Late: Greased Up Location: Micks Garage, Queen’s Yard, E9 5EN Date: Friday 29 July 2916 from 6pm-11pm (RSVP HERE FOR FREE ENTRY) In 2010 when Hackney WickED was […]

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Cre8 Open Studios

Cre8 open their doors as part of the Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios with an exhibition from 2 local artists: Adrian Luksch and http://adrianluksch.de/ Joseph Alexander Goode https://www.facebook.com/cygnuspapilio/

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Wallis Road – Studio 2 Open Doors

Micheal Obrizkiv and Yvona Nov are taking part in Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios event Fri 29 – Sun 31 July. Come by and see their works and place where […]

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WICKSTOCK OPEN STUDIO

⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑ WICKSTOCK OPEN STUDIO ⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑⚑ As part of the Hackney Wick DIY Open Studios Vittoria Wharf is having a private Open Studios on Saturday 30th July with Wickstock Festivities at […]

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Contracorrente / Upstream

A Rio de Janeiro / London Telenovela Saturday 30th July – Arebyte Gallery STREAMED ONLINE | UPPROJECTS.COM | #CONTRACORRENTE LIVE SCREENINGS APART OF HACKNEY WICKED FESTIVAL AREBYTE GALLERY | E9 […]

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SPACE Open Studios 2016

//FREE// SPACE will be opening their studio doors in  Hackney Wick & Fish Island during the last weekend of July. Don’t miss this great opportunity to see the diverse work […]

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Das Kino Cinema Sunday

Das Kino will host a number of shorts selected from the BFI’s collection ‘Land of Promise’, a British Documentary movement between the early 30s to the late 50s which cover […]

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…Despite These Precautions……

Alley life, northside of Lionworks…. The work is the second installation by Pól McLernon constructed around the skeletal 1200mm square box section ‘curatorial frame’. This is mounted to a security […]

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everything in colour

everything in colour is a contemporary fashion brand finding exciting and innovative ways make beautiful unique clothing from donated and end of line fabric and clothes. In 2010 people in […]

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SEAN Worrall: #43, A Hackney WickED Art Drop

SEAN WORRALL: #43, A Hackney WickED Art Drop The always rewarding Hackney WickED DIY open studios weekend is upon us once more, studios open and art alive all over the […]

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Hackney WickED Art Prize – 27th July Deadline

Following the success of the 2015 competition that saw painter Mick Dean from Britannia Works winning a solo exhibition at Unit G Gallery, and Vanessa Mitter as the runner-up, the Gallery has […]

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The BOX in The Hive

The Hive at 22 Smeed road will play host to a visual and immersive art concept. Here we will turn art, cube shaped with live experimental sound and noise, circus […]

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Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios 2016

Hackney Wick artists are coming together to organise a DIY Open Studios event at the end of July, Fri 29-Sun 30 July 2016 at locations in and around Hackney Wick […]

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Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios 2016 – Open Meeting

Hackney Wick artists are coming together to organise a DIY Open Studios event at the end of July, Fri 29-Sun 30 July 2016 at locations in and around Hackney Wick […]

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Drips And Runs

Drips And Runs Join Stour Space on Friday for a drink along the canal whilst they keep their gallery space open late accompanied by live music (line up coming soon). […]

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Stour SHOP

SHOP at Stour Space Showcasing talent from London’s East End, Hackney Wick & beyond, SHOP stocks exclusive pieces, as well as art materials courtesy of The Wick Art Store. Browse […]

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Tronchorealism 1st Exhibition – Dada Bar at See Studio

————— TRONCHORELISM HITS LONDON ————— On July 29th a dimensional gate will open and transport you into a foreign reality, if you dare venture DADA see studio will host the […]

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Painting Connections at Things

Painting Connections at Things Fashions 64-66 Wallis Rd – Hackney Wick | 29-31 July 2016 The invisible economy of sharing: Hackney Wick & Fish Island creatives lead the way An exhibition on […]

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Creative Wick Film School Screening

Creative Wick Film School Screening Friday 29th July The White Building, Hackney Wick from 5pm A screening of 3 x short films produced in the inaugural Creative Wick Film School kindly […]

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London Centre for Book Arts Open Studio Weekend

Join us at the London Centre for Book Arts on Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 July, 11am to 5pm, for Summer Open Studio, part of Hackney WickED Open Studio weekend celebrating […]

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Telling Tales; Zoe Toms & Heike Gruess

An incredible exhibition of animation, sculpture and drawing by two artists from Berlin. The works are beautiful, intrusive, feministic and inspiring. The show marks the launch of Hackney Wicked, there […]

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Xenz Exhibition at Grow

XENZ is a artist who has been working in in Hackney wick for almost a decade. His signature bird on wire motifs have brightened many dark corners all over the […]

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Alchemy – Jewellery Sample Sale

Alchemy – Jewellery Sample Sale Alchemy is a group of four contemporary Jewellers, mainly working in precious metals and gemstones, based in Unit 9D, Studio 13, Mother Studios. During the […]

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Reynir Hutber – Live | Work

arebyte gallery is pleased to present Reynir Hutber’s solo exhibition : Live | Work. Hutber creates performances and installations that are transformed and explored through the lens of emerging technologies. […]

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Grow Open Studio Weekend

Grow – Open Studio Weekend Grow is a space for music, art, conversation, community and good food where everyone is welcome. They will be hosting a range of live music and art performances […]

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WickED Mother – Summer Open Studios

Mother Studios artists will be opening their studios to the public throughout the weekend of 28th – 30th July! All welcome, this is your chance to see a diverse range […]

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Cuttin’ It @ The Yard

Cuttin’ It The Yard Theatre – 26th – 29th Jul Teenagers Muna and Iqra get the same bus to school but they’ve never really spoken. Muna wears TopShop and sits on […]

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Polyphonic Playground

UAL’s London College of Fashion brings their Polyphonic Playground to the Park London College of Fashion invites you to their Polyphonic Playground, a ground-breaking, playable structure on 30 – 31st July, at […]

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Hackney WickED Open Studios Open Meeting & Submissions

Was great to see so many of you at our 1st Open Meeting this year.. If you missed the meeting then similar to the Open Studios we co-ordinated last year […]

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‘Green Door’ At Stour Space: SINK, Lizabett Russo & Little Alaska

Sunday 24th April

Our local friends & festival music programmers ‘The Green Door’ are back to their trademark Sunday evening slot for a special one off at Stour Space Art Gallery – Expect high levels […]

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Don City Radio

26th-28th June 2015

everything in colour arrives in Hackney Wick. Want to know you’re the only one wearing that outfit? Want to know who makes your clothes and how? Want to learn to […]

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Hackney Wick Life Drawing

We are opening our doors during Hackney Wicked Open Studios and are holding an all day life drawing event for you to turn up whenever you want and draw for […]

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STOUR SPACE LIVE JAZZ NIGHT || Launch Night x Stour Space Open

25th June 2015

Excited to Stour’s new house band, set to play every other Thursday evening in the Main Gallery Space, with Crate beer and fine food. These guys have played with everyone […]

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London Centre for Book Arts Open Studio 2015

27th-28th

London Centre for Book Arts will be open on Sat 27 June as part of the annual SPACE Studios / Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios weekend. There are also a […]

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The Cult Of RAMM:ELL:ZEE present an EXO//SCHIZM

27th June 2015

Hackney WickED are pleased to be able to commission the Performance art group The Cult Of RAMM:ELL:ZEE to present EXO//SCHIZM >>Performance art group The Cult Of RAMM:ELL:ZEE present an EXO//SCHIZM- […]

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Lion Works Open Studios 2015

26th-28th June 2015

Lion Works Including: Pol McLernon, Marie Brenneis & Olivier Adam, David leFlemming, Mai Nguyen Tri   —— David leFlemming | Manu likes to disco David will be show a few […]

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Stour Space Open Weekend 2015

On the weekend of 27th- 28th June, Stour Space will host a variety of events, workshops & open studios in conjunction with Hackney WickED’s DIY Open Studios & fringe events. […]

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Green Door Open Studio – Open Jam

‘Green Door’ At Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios 2015 Sunday 28th June 6pm till 11pm FREE ENTRY The Green Door has programmed music for Hackney Wicked Art festival for the […]

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‘Green Door’ At Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios 2015

For our second exhibition at the new “90 Gallery” we will present an extremely curious and interesting body of work made by Stefano Ronchi. The main feature of his work […]

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SPACE Open Studios

http://www.spacestudios.org.uk/news/space-open-studios/ Fri 26 Jun – Sun 28 Jun 2015 //FREE// SPACE will be opening their studio doors in Peckham and Hackney Wick & Fish Island during the weekend of 26 […]

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DEN-City 1

Don City is a new up and coming multi genre station with a variety of acts, the station has been running since mid January but we have had a lot […]

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SHOP At Stour

Showcasing talent from London’s East End, Hackney Wick & beyond. Also stocking art materials courtesy of The Wick Art Store   Showcasing talent from London’s East End, Hackney Wick & […]

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everything in colour

Green Door Open Studio – Open Jam/Session Saturday 27th June 9pm till Midnight Stour Space FREE ENTRY Join us as part of The Stour Space Open Weekend 2015 for an […]

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IT: Immaterial Times / Nelmarie du Preez

arebyte gallery is pleased to announce that South African artist Nelmarie du Preez will take part in the last series of our gallery residencies and solo-shows for the Winter-Spring program. […]

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90 Gallery presents Ronch

To celebrate the launch of my new collection I’m opening up my studio to press and customers. Join me for a glass of wine, view the new collection and discover […]

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PARADISCO

In her debut UK show, Hungarian photographer Andi Gáldi Vinkó presents Paradisco, an ongoing series of sociological portraits exploring Gáldi Vinkó’s generation of disaffected youth. Alluding to an elusive paradise, […]

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Mother Studios Open Studio 2015

Mother Studios artists will be opening their studios to the public throughout the weekend of 26th – 28th June! All welcome, this is your chance to see a diverse range […]

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The OLD Peanut Factory Open Studio 2015

27th June – 28th June [12-6pm] As part of Hackney WickED Open Studios, an assorted mix of professional artists/designers/composers will be showcasing work for the curious minded. THE OLD PEANUT […]

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Vittoria Wharf Unit 16 & 17 Open Studio 2015

List of artists and units in Vittoria Wharf GROUP SHOW – UNIT 16 & 17: Will Hartley Born in 1986, Will Hartley grew up in the South West of England. […]

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Vicious Collective Open Studio 2015

Vicious Collective Present an Open Studio of Artist’s in residence at Unit 18, 10 Stour Road, E3 2NT Including the work of Artist’s Conrad Armstrong, Nuha Ruby Ra, Sean Wild, […]

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Anna Popavich Open Studio 2015

As part of ‘Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios 2015′, I will be opening my studio in Hackney Wick to the general public! I will have a very special clearance sale […]

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Ben Hopper Open Studio 2015

DEN-City1 a temporary utopian city of installations, dens and assemblages. Colourfully, repurposing, and recycling on the theme ‘Work in Progress’ . DEN- City1 will be mushrooming on a prime piece […]

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Hackney WickED Retro Party [Fundraiser]

Tickets: £5 via EVENTBRITE   This is a fundraiser night for Hackney WickED art company, to both raise funds for putting on art events in Hackney Wick and to bring […]

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Feedback

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! WE’D LOVE TO GET YOUR FEEDBACK… As part of our ongoing organisation development, we want to know what you think about Hackney WickED, especially what […]

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Hackney WickED DIY Open Studios

Part of London Festival for Architecture Hackney Wick artists are coming together to organise a DIY Open Studios event at the end of June, to celebrate the artist and creative […]

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Development, Education & Learning

HACKNEY WICKED – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION PROGRAMME Now uniquely in The Wick, the artistic community is becoming the local community. To reflect and utilise this exceptional situation, Hackney […]

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Small Things In Big Things

Matryoshka For 3 years Matryoshka has been an informal showcase pushing creators centre stage to dazzle and delight friends, neighbours and the wider world with the fruits of their labours. […]

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CRATE Brewshed Festival Programme

The Brewshed is where CRATE brew the majority of their beer in an old converted warehouse. The Brewshed will be open over the Hackney WickED weekend, creating a unique space […]

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CRATE Brewery Bar & Pizzeria Festival Programme

CRATE is Hackney Wick’s first craft brewery and pizzeria, situated canal-side in a former print factory. Built, owned and operated by locals, our converted industrial interior is one of a […]

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The Yard Theatre Festival Programme

Bringing our little part of Hackney Wick alive with the sounds, sights and tastes of East London. Some of East London’s best performers will bring a sparkle to your eye, […]

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WickED Treasure Hunt

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 […]

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Omega Movement Festival Event

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 they have designed two bespoke […]

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Grow Festival Programme

Petro 6 – 9pm 1 August 2014 Exhibition by long standing Hackney Wick based visual artist, Petro. petro. wikki ,wikki,wikki,wikki. petro presents a graffiti drenched installation at grow. a journey […]

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]performance s p a c e [ Newspaper

With the single aim of reawakening the innate political potential of ALL our bodies, Performance Art Faction is a call to arms. You have a body. What do you do […]

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Helicopters & Whispers

Pol McLernon & Sunshine Faggio – Helicopters & Whispers Audio from an installation titled Helicopters & Whispers to be reworked with vocals by Sunshine Faggio and installed in the caged […]

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Geometry of Structure

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

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Wicked Vagines

An exhibition showcasing the work of local artists Stephanie Galea, Sheila Rennick, Yasmin Kuymizakis. Although their work is diverse, each artist displays and challenges socially accepted levels of intimacy, whether […]

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David Kirshoff

American artist David Kirshoff’s first UK solo exhibition.

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Stour Space Festival Programme

Fri, Sat & Sun: Taco-Tricycle-Timbuktu London based artists Bob Motown, HIN and John Atherton present Taco-Tricycle-Timbuktu, an exhibition where illustration, street art and the fine art world collide. Works on […]

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See HIN, Sweet Toof & Rowdy

See HIN, Sweet Toof & Rowdy, showcasing collectable urban/street art prints and originals, from £50-£500.

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Drop Dead Gorgeous

The fourth in a series of solo exhibitions by emerging contemporary artists at Schwartz Gallery, and Drawbridge’s first solo show in London. Drawbridge’s large digital prints of cropped female faces […]

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Main Yard Affair

Main Yard Affair meets Hackney WickED – 3 days of music, live art & exhibitions, great food are brought together. Exhibitions from Artista, Fanakapan, Otto Schade, OKO and more to […]

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E20 Fishing Club Festival Programme

Art exhibition by local artists. Bike repair shop with free safety checks, pedal go karts for hire and tea room. E20 Eastenders Fishing Trust are a local charity established to […]

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Cre8 Lifestyle Centre Festival Programme

Joseph Alexander Goode, a featured artist 3 times for Saatchi with a flair for eccentricity and a mischievous outlook on life. J.Frances, an artist and illustrator whose recent work explores […]

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Arebyte Gallery – Festival Exhibition Programme

Profile Picture, an interactive installation by the artist Mark Farid, challenging our relationship with social media and our online presence. The project looks at the commodification of our online activities […]

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AffordableWick

The ‘Roaming Work-space’ is a 31sq ft mobile cabin on wheels built out of reclaimed materials found in Hackney Wick. The mobile cabin will be hosted by Arebyte Gallery for […]

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Voices From The Village

Joe Dunn – Voices From The Village (audio walk) Voices from the Village invites you to go on a walk through the Olympic Village and Hackney Wick. Guided by an […]

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Motorcycle Workshop

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

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Dynamic Painting Experience

Looking Sound – Dynamic Painting Experience Paint your interpretation of music with a unique moving canvas installation. Collaborate with friends and other Festival goers to create 5m of visual art […]

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I am Not A Village

Lucy Thane/Maryam Hashemi – I am Not A Village An on-going narrative live-dance-film (or ‘silent musical’) performed and filmed during live events across East London.

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Record Breaking Cyanotype

Rosie Emerson Record breaking attempt to make the world’s largest cyanotype photograph, commissioned by Hackney WickED. The current world record is held by the French, and Rosie is going to […]

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65 days of Tracy the Marquis Mannequin

Janine Evans-Pollard – 65 days of Tracy the Marquis Mannequin A photographic account and spoken word show, including storytelling and poetry, dealing with themes of loss, separation and moving on. […]

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Polaroid Photographic Workshop

Sara Kärpänen – Polaroid Photographic Workshop Urban photographic workshop exploring relationships to location, culminating in an open air exhibition.

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Tobi aka the BFG (Black Forest Ghetto)

Roaming a cappella & vocal percussion.

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Hackney Wick Selfie

Gabriella Bertin – Hackney Wick Selfie Pop-up photo booth-esque performative documentation of festival visitors.

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Montage of Hackney Wick & Fish Island

Soren Mayes – Montage of Hackney Wick & Fish Island Live roaming open studio.

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Team Ice-cream Pro Tandem

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

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Méconnaissance

Dominika Dwernicka and John Tan – Méconnaissance A performative journey to search for answers to those questions. Through employing different devices such as videos (of our everyday lives, private interviews, […]

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Rolling Visual Audio

Looking Sound – Rolling Visual Audio A fusion of art, music, digital visuals and audience participation, focused on a moving canvas installation, that produces a 1 hour audio visual recording […]

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Cardiac Syndrome X

Dark Soul Dance Theatre – Cardiac Syndrome X A disease often diagnosed among patients with mental disorders. The symptom -chest pain- comes on with extreme emotion. Some believe its source […]

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PICK AND MIX

An overlapping set of workshops and artworks. Throughout the festival people can walk into the space and find something to look at, interact with or do. Artists and creatives in […]

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ACE Commission: Open Studio Bursaries

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Open Studio Bursary Winners   Dollyolli Studios: Installation, sculpture and performance Dygoro Sasaki: Mixed media and installation works about fictional memories Josephine […]

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ACE Commission: Living Living Living Living Life

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Artwork Realisation Commissions Daryl Brown – Living Living Living Living Life A new site-specific public artwork by Daryl Brown, curated by Ingrid […]

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ACE Commission: Hackney Wick 2003

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Artwork Realisation Commissions Stephen Gill – Hackney Wick 2003 In 2003 Stephen Gill bought a basic 1960s box camera made by Coronet […]

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ACE Commission: Rose

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Artwork Realisation Commissions Laura Oldfield Ford – Rose Laura Oldfield Ford is a British artist and psychogeographer. Her work is politically charged […]

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ACE Commission: To The Dirt (I)

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Roaming Artwork Commissions Eloise Fornieles – To The Dirt (I) A two-day performance and installation, which re-examines our relationship with nature and […]

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ACE Commission: Free Willy

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Roaming Artwork Commissions Rosie Ridgway – Free Willy Ridgway uses the mechanisms of music to subvert the original message or intention of […]

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ACE Commission: Lammas Drone Silo

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Roaming Artwork Commissions AAS – Lammas Drone Silo AAS are extra-human changelings, scourge of the future. Cult of the Pookahs at full […]

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ACE Commission: f r a m e

Arts Council England Grants for the arts – Community Unification Commission Alice Wilson – f r a m e Stemming from the idea of generating a drawing arena Alice Wilson […]

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Lab Film Projects

Lab Film Projects and Hackney Wicked proudly present Very Moving Pictures The Artists’ Cinema Lounge at Hackney Wicked Festival 2014 Screenings and performances of contemporary artist’s film and video, including […]

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Activation Site

Activation Site will be a space to tune out of the festival noise and become active participants in a number of workshops, events, artworks and conversations. Join a host of […]

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80-84 & 88 Wallis Road Public Exhibition/Consultation

Have your say on plans to redevelop the warehouse buildings at 80-84 & 88 Wallis Road into new permanent flexible studios for the creative and cultural community and homes for […]

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Fish Island Labs Open Studio & Performance

Fish Island Labs having only recently fully opened will take part in Hackney WickED Open Studios for the first time! Open Studio : 12-6pm Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd There […]

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Queens Yard Food Hub

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 […]

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WickED Shapes

Shapes is Hackney Wick’s newest music venue – part social enterprise comprising artist studios and part performing arts venue. Watch out for some forward-thinking collaborations & developments in the coming […]

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Hackney Tours

Studios, Street Art and the Precarious Life of the Hackney Wick Artist: 1hr walking tour around Hackney Wick and Fish Island. Visit some key Hackney WickED exhibitions then discover the […]

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The Beggars Banquet

5 course food waste finery, with live music, circus and performing arts. A collection and celebration of all things Wick. The Beggars Banquet is curated by and fundraises for 3 […]

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WickED Yard

Graffiti Jam, Fate For The WickED, WickED Food & Drink, Activation Site, WickED Main Stage, site-specific art, performances, Arts Council England commissioned works and the unexpected!

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Fish Island Tree

Andy Owen The Fish Island Tree consists of a 8ft tall ‘tree’ constructed from scaffolding poles with an assortment of tins of fish and bags of peanuts hung from its […]

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London Modular & Shapes

Event is FREE London Modular is the only physical modular synthesiser store in England. It has been operating from within Vinyl Pimp record shop, Hackney Wick for the past 12 […]

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WickED Wharf Stage

A range of acoustic performances by Ben Slade, Texas Radio, L.A. Salami, Victor & Rain Dog, Familiar Creatures, The Dublo, Love is The Law & friends, Pslam Sessions, Kemi Kemianek […]

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WickED Exhibition

Hackney WickED curates an exhibition of installations and performance, including works by Dani Tagen, Ben Byford, Francisco Ortega, Francesco Zuccarello, Vittoria Belli and Hackney Swingers Club, performances proudly commissioned by […]

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WickED Main Stage

Saturday: In association with Green Door a local collective from Vittoria Wharf, who hold claim to one of Hackney Wick’s longest running live music nights and presents for Hackney WickED […]

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WickED Food and Drink

CRATE bring their internationally acclaimed, locally brewed craft beers and ciders to the festival hub, along side a selection of independent food stalls selling a range of handmade international dishes […]

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Graffiti Jam

Anna Rewinska, Ben Hopper & Reeps One, Dani Tagen, iZeMo, James Linn, Maciej Hoffman, Nico Di Foggia, Nicola Villani, Nightways, Rich Saenz, Unit 6 – Hugo Nash & Yasir Naseem […]

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Fate for the WickED

Participating within the Hackney Homes Fun Day Mabley Green: Sat 21 July 2012, 2-7pm Bringing a selection of Hackney Wick artists together for a Fete, exhibiting art, art games and […]

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Neurath’ Boat

Video by Vittoria Belli and Soundscape by Elene Gramatikovska – Neurath’ Boat Build a boat Take it apart Build it again Is it still the same? A collaborative video installation […]

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Double skin#minerals

Stefania Puntaroli – Double skin#minerals The performance explores the dynamics of the relationship between people and minerals. Through drawings with crystal minerals a cast from the skin is created, capturing […]

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The Individual’s Pursuit

Sandra Fruebing – The Individual’s Pursuit Sandra’s work is concerned with the establishment of the self within today’s society. In her work she utilises narration to critically engage with individuals. […]

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Nesting Instinct

Kin – Nesting Instinct Sit inside in a giant bird’s nest, fantastical in size, and listen to a composed soundscape of juxtaposed environmental sounds. On the outside of the human-size […]

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Static, Dynamic

Francisco Ortega – Work in Progress, Work in Progress II, Thinking Mixed media works using painted and scratched TVs. Apart from the narrative and meaning behind each TV, this format […]

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Hackney Wick Symphony

Francesco Zuccarello – Hackney Wick Symphony “Everybody has a melody in their head. Imagine recording those melodies, arranging them in a collective symphony of each corner of London.” This the […]

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Plug Drawing

Dani Tagen – Plug Drawing Site-specific drawings made in response to the site’s network connection – either Wi-Fi or mobile phones. Theses drawings are graffiti like but are made out […]

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Barbican Ram Place – Music with Hackney WickED

The Hackney WickED team curates an afternoon of live music with local musicians and bands: 2–2.30pm: Ben Slade Singer-songwriter and inventor of folky nonsense. One slightly hairy part of the […]

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After Glow

Ben Byford – After Glow Cosmic microwave background radiation bathes us constantly, it is the aftermath of the big bang, an indication of our beginning, a message from existence itself. […]

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Hackney Swingers’ Club

Hackney Swingers’ Club at Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014 You are cordially invited to join the inaugural session of the Hackney Swingers’ Club, at the 2014 Hackney WickED Art Festival. […]

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Elevator Gallery presents The Tomorrow People

ELEVATOR GALLERY Now in its 7th year, The Tomorrow People offers a platform to the most exciting emerging artists, supporting transgressive new work, including installation, sculpture, photography, painting, performance, and […]

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Hackney WickED Open Studio Meeting

A workshop on running a successful Open Studio. This will also be a chance for the Open Studio Co-ordinator, Building Representatives and Open Studio Artists to meet and discuss tactics, […]

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Hackney WickED Participants Signage Meeting

A chance for participants to meet the HW Volunteer Co-ordinator, Open Studio Co-ordinator and Signage Co-ordinator. The meeting will focus on signage requirements, creative ideas and collaboration.

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Arts Council Funded Programming

Hackney WickED is delighted to have been recognised by the Arts Council England to commission a series of artworks and open studio bursaries for this year’s art festival. The commissions […]

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Hackney WickED Riviera

The epicentre of this year’s festival, curated by Hackney WickED, including the following: WickED Yard Forman’s Fish Island, London E3 2NT Graffiti Jam, Fate For The WickED, WickED Food & […]

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Arts Council Funded Programming

Hackney WickED is delighted to announce a new series of bursaries and commissions for this year’s festival, supported by public funding from Arts Council England under the Grants for the […]

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Hackney WickED Open Studios

Hackney Wick and Fish Island artists unite! The Wick’s mystical buildings will once again throw open their doors for Hackney WickED Open Studios 2014. Co-ordinating the Open Studios enables Hackney […]

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The Tomorrow People – Submissions

Opening Times: Thursday-Friday 12-5pm, Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm By appointment only at other times ARTISTS OF THE FUTURE NOW Elevator Gallery are currently seeking submissions for The Tomorrow People 2014 […]

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Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014

HACKNEY WICKED – CELEBRATING ART; SUPPORTING COMMUNITY Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014 is as much about the celebration of Art as it is about preserving its’ creative community – our […]

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Hackney WickED Open Meeting

WE’D LOVE TO GET YOUR FEEDBACK & INPUT PLEASE JOIN US FOR THIS OPEN MEETING ALL WELCOME! ‘CELEBRATE ART; SUPPORT COMMUNITY’

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DIY – V&A Hackney Wick Takeback

No other community invited to the V&A has ever said thank you very much, and then gone on mass to bring that spirit back home… By popular grassroots demand, in […]

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V&A: HACKNEY WICK TAKEOVER

Join Hackney WickED and a host of other Hackney Wick galleries, artists, collectives and musicians for the HACKNEY WICK TAKEOVER at the V&A. Hackney WickED Sackler Centre (Reception, Seminar Room […]

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Hackney WickED Open Meeting

VOLUNTEERS This is your chance to come and sign up as part of the WickED Team! Volunteer Opportunities: As part of this year’s Arts Council England Grants for the arts […]

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SUBMISSIONS – V&A: HACKNEY WICK TAKEOVER

Join a host of Hackney Wick art galleries, collectives, organisations and artists for the HACKNEY WICK TAKEOVER at the V&A. The Takover events are part of the V&A’s ongoing Friday […]

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Archive

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RETROSPEX Part Two

Hackney WickED takes a trip down Memory Lane – Part Two. Digging through five years of history in the making and excavating the beloved fragments that have made Hackney WickED […]

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Clockwork & Friends

HACKNEY WICKED OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY £10 entry for Hackney WickED attendees – Get your official Hackney WickED wristband from festival info points to qualify! The Hackney WickED official after party […]

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Superfiction Recordings & Nooned

HACKNEY WICKED OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY £5 discount for Hackney WickED attendees – Get your official Hackney WickED wristband from festival info points to qualify! – Or look out for the […]

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Pop-up Food Stalls

Chorizo Buns and Smoothies by CRATE One of the festival favourites, Chorizo Buns washed down with a healthy smoothie, or a locally brewed lager, IPA, pale ale, or cider (available […]

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Framer’s Exhibition

Friday 7-11pm 16th August 2013 Saturday 10-6pm 17th August 2013 Sunday 12-6pm 18th August 2013 A mixed show featuring works by designer makers including ceramicist Jo Davies and stained glass […]

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Primal Forms: Timothy Cresswell

6-11pm Fri, 12-11pm Sat, 12-11pm Sun Timothy Cresswell’s interest in spherical geometry has been a continuing exploration starting with his early discovery of the regular solids at school. Throughout the […]

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SEE Studio – Dada Bar

6-9pm Fri, 12-9pm Sat, 12-8pm Sun SEE Studio, 13 Prince Edward Road, Hackney Wick, London E9 5EU Visual arts, poetry, theatre, performance and graphic design. LIVE – Colored paper, materials, […]

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Google Search What God Wants for YOU: Keith Allyn Spencer

6-9pm Fri, 12-6pm Sat and Sun For its inaugural exhibition Welcome Screen will host a solo exhibition of paintings by American artist Keith Allyn Spencer. This will be the first […]

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Sand Forms: Timothy Cresswell

12-6pm Saturday 17th August 2013 12-6pm Sunday 18th August 2013 Intricate hand-crafted spheres, individually worked and tuned to reveal their subtle geometric qualities, mark their geometry in the sand as […]

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Nova DJs at Number 90

6-11.45pm Fri, Sat and Sun 90 Main Yard, Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, E9 5LT www.90mainyard.co.uk  

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Fear of Fluffing and Friends

6-9pm Fri, 12-9pm Sat, 12-8pm Sun Unit G3, 55 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick E9 5LH www.soundcloud.com/fear-of-fluffing  

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ImagiNation

A visionary group art exhibit featuring artists Daniel Mirante, Emma Watkinson, Stuart Grigz, Tokio Aoyama, John Ives, curated by Julien Aggrey and Darren Spencer. Live Paint Event Saturday 17th August […]

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My Textual Evolution

Friday 6-9pm 16th August 2013 Saturday 12-6pm 17th August 2013 Sunday 12-3pm 18th August 2013 An exhibition of recent work from the studio of Kirtland Ash. contact@kirtlandash.com www.kirtlandash.com

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Live Art Development Agency Unpacked

A rolling film programme of performance documentation and performance to camera drawn from the Agency’s extensive Study Room holdings and its commissioned DVD series. Featuring work from David Hoyle, Curious, […]

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Cheeky Tiki & Bespoke Barware Prop-up Shop & Open Studios

Come for a rummage at our warehouse where you’ll find material offcuts, props, decor & various oddities from bar t-outs and events Cheeky Tiki have created. You’ll also find barware […]

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Designers Market

On the Sunday of Hackney WickED join us in the Stour Space gallery for a special edition of the Designer’s Market, with carefully curated stalls and products featuring art, design, […]

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Vinyl Pimp – Hackney WickED Weekender

Playing In-Store: London Modular Alliance, Radioactive Man, Scan One Live A/V, Pip Williams, Dexorcist, Kirsti Weir, Monoak, Kawn, Stormfield, Jonny Rock & Friends Hackney WickED Weekender Timings: 6-9pm Friday 16th […]

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Collective98 Exhibition

Collective98 opens its doors to the public for a series of installations, workshops and audio performances. During the course of the event, you get the chance to see the artists’ […]

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The Lab Film Festival Projects

The Lab Film Festival is at its spiritual home of Mother Studios Project Space. An organisation which specialises in celebrating and developing the working practice of emergent film-makers. They operate […]

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Wick On Wheels

A roaming production and recycling unit, which travels across Hackney Wick & Fish Island and the surrounding areas of East London. An open resource which engages with local communities to […]

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Hackney Tours

Get under the skin of Hackney Wick with this hour-long walking tour and studio visit by Hackney Tours. Hear what the Wick was, see some of its best bits then […]

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Goldsmith Vintage Emporium Open Studio and Pop-up Shop

Goldsmith Vintage Emporium, specialist suppliers of authentic vintage clothing and accessories are throwing open their doors, offering festival goers an exclusive look into our studio while we host a Pop-Up […]

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The Bicycle Library

The Bicycle Library is a mobile City Cycle Shop/Library/Gallery and Café. Step inside our double decker bus of wonders, cosy up on the top deck with a cuppa, browse the […]

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Big Wolf Artist Agency

Big Wolf Artist Agency supplies entertainment artists to events around London and the UK. Over the Saturday and Sunday of Hackney WickED Big Wolf will open the space to visitors […]

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Chop Shop

Pop-Up boutique promoting a new shop space where people can recreate their own ideas of clothing. www.3-mae.com

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Yard Party

5pm – 12am Thursday 15th August 2013 5pm – 12am Friday 16th August 2013 12pm – Late Saturday 17th August 2013 Upset The Rhythm present a 3-day festival of live […]

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]performanc e x c h a n g e [

]performanc s p a c e [ programme during Hackney WickED Art Festival: Friday 16th, 7:30pm: a night of performance from international performance organisations Bbeyond, PAErsche and ]performance s p […]

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Formed View

On 16 August at 6pm, we are proud to present Formed View, a multi-media performance piece by the artist Christopher Matthews. Formed View investigates politics of perception of the moving […]

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The Tomorrow People – Artist’s Talk

Artist talks to accompany the 2013 addition of The Tomorrow People. The Tomorrow People is Elevator Gallery‘s annual open submission exhibition for artists working in all mediums, whose work is […]

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Collection

Promoting and celebrating socially engaged practice in Hackney Wick/Fish Island and beyond. A day for all members of the education team and invited project participants to network, make, share workshops […]

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Photogram Workshop

Artists Anna Krsikova and Josephine Elvis will lead a photogram making workshop. It is one of the easiest ways of making beautiful artworks and an interesting in-site into the process […]

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Navigate

Call out for artists! Run a two-day workshop, evolving from Hackney WickED Art Festival 2013 running into September. Navigate is a two-way learning, roving group of artists. Between a yurt, […]

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Yörük

Exchange Projects present ‘Yörük’ at Forman’s Yard. Back for 2013 – Exchange Projects will be curating events (see also ‘A Table‘ at Arbeit) and will be taking over the expansive […]

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Self-led Tour

Self-led Tour into the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and Hackney Wick’s Past 12-6pm Saturday 17th August 2013 On the hour, every hour, Film screening of panoramic photo documentation project […]

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Fate For The WickED

12-8pm Saturday 17th August 2103 12-8pm Sunday 18th August 2013 Artist Multiple Stalls, Graffiti Jam, Site-specific Installations, Performance and much more… Adam McAlavey, Andrea Schoenborn, Billy AB, Bonzo, David Sailsbury, […]

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Reclamation Nation

Saturday 12-4:30pm 17th of August Stour Space, 7 Roach Road, Fish Island, E3 2PA Sunday 12-4:30pm 18th of August Frontside Gardens/Skate Park, 67 Rothbury Road, E9 5HA Print Is Power […]

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Pen Pushers

The Wick Art Store & Posca Pens will be holding a live drawing event featuring Hicks 54 & Alo to celebrate Hackney WickED 2013 and the opening of the new […]

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A Table

A network event for local artists and residents, a chance to discuss and share socially engaged practice, art, philosophy, drink tea, eat together and chat. Building links between artistic professional […]

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Wrapping, Sketching and Mapping

Artist Lisa Price will work with local residents to wrap important items in wool, map memories and make drawings of the local area. Items brought to the workshop may be […]

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‘ex-ca-vate-site-one’

Private View 6-10pm Friday 16th August Exhibition Dates 16th August to 8th September 2013 Opening Hours (During Festival) 12-6pm Friday to Sunday Opening Hours (After Festival) 8:30am-5:30pm Monday to Saturday […]

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Street Art Photography Workshop & Tour

Beginners and street art lovers welcome. A free 1 hour workshop followed by the unique opportunity to capture the areas famous street and one of London most vibrant art festivals […]

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A Barge, some London Clay and a Studio Tour

1-4pm Saturday 17th August 2013 Boat trip, clay workshop and studio tour Meeting Point: MAP Community Releaf, an arts, social and environment organisation are collaborating with Gaia Gallery, a community […]

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Roll Over Play Dead

Roll Over Play Dead presents a selection of home grown and international street and contemporary artists. The exhibition will include painting, print making, ceramics, sculpture, animation and more. As part […]

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Hackney WickED & CRATE present BUSKERS CORNER

SATURDAY 17th 12-3pm Somaya With a voice that has been known to bring audiences to tears and extraordinary versatility on the tombak (Persian drum), Somaye’s music represents the fresh sound […]

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The Tomorrow People

The Tomorrow People is an annual open exhibition that takes place over July/August. The Tomorrow People offers a platform to the most exciting emerging artists, supporting transgressive new work including […]

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Hackney WickED Open Studios

Hackney Wick and Fish Island artists unite! The Wick’s mystical buildings will once again throw open their doors for Hackney WickED Open Studios 2013. Co-ordinating the Open Studios enables Hackney […]

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Submissions

Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014 PV 6-9pm Friday 1st August 12-6pm Saturday 2nd August 12-6pm Sunday 3rd August Last chance to get your festival submissions in for: Open Studios Gallery […]

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Problem Solver

“Have you got a mental block, are you feeling uninspired or have come to a creative cul de sac? Get in touch and we can create a problem solving workshop […]

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Hackney WickED presents the GLASS FACTORY

Hackney WickED PRESENTS : Glass Factory Hackney WickED is proud to present a programme of art, parfomance and audio visual sonic manipulation. Friday 16th August from 6pm-9pm Saturday 17th August […]

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Hackney WickED Art Festival 2013

DATES AND TIMES CONFIRMED: Friday 16th August 6-9pm Saturday 17th August 12-6pm Sunday 18th August 12-6pm *** with special events programmed in selected venues in the evenings *** HACKNEY WICKED […]

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Hackney WickED is Crowdfunding!

Hackney WickED needs your help to deliver an even better annual, free, inclusive, cutting edge Art Festival, as well as continue to inspire and educate through our year-round programme of […]

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Artist’s Professional Development Workshops

Hackney WickED is supporting SPACE’s work locally to help sustain professional artistic practice in Hackney Wick and Fish Island. Hackney WickED 2012 is promoting a programme of Artist’s Professional Development […]

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Exchanges

The Wick Award and Exchange Projects are working with St Dominic’s Primary School, Gainsborough Primary School and Wentworth Children’s Centre. Exchange Projects are consulting with the schools/centres wider communities through […]

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Hydro-phone and Canoe Building Workshop

Open to artists and non-artists on the weekend of the Hackney Wick Festival. In this workshop you will build your own low budget hydrophone with adjustable pre-amp. Ideal for beginners. […]

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Boat

A rowing boat moored at Stour Space will be used as a space for conversations about Hackney Wick, community, artists, the Olympics, local shops, the hub and what’s going to […]

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Art Camp

muf architecture/art, with local artists and youth workers, are exploring what it takes to enable local young people take over unused spaces across the Wick to make art and discover […]

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Collision

In this exhibition Bruce has investigates the contrast between organic expression and ultra violet techniques to juxtapose the rural and urban elements in her life experience. Bruce admits to using […]

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Coracle Regatta

Try your hand at racing a coracle. A coracle is a one-person boat designed by druids and woven from strips of the ash tree. Full instruction is provided. Although contenders […]

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Hackney WickED Film Festival

Hackney WickED Film Festival with the Hackney WickED SPACE Development Film Award Hackney WickED presents it’s inaugural film festival – celebrating it’s launch with two awards for budding film makers! […]

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Hackney WickED Weekend @ RED Market

Hackney WickED goes on Holiday. Pray for SUNSHINE! As the Olympics have moved in, we move out! Relocating Artists back to familiar terrain for a weekend extravaganza! They brought you […]

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Screening with Artist’s Q&A (Tomorrow’s People 2012)

A special screening of the film works in the show plus Q&A with the artists: Warren Garland, Sophie Michael and Tilly Shiner. The exhibition will be open for the evening […]

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Talk: Collaborative Practice (Tomorrow People 2012)

Informal discussion on collaborative practice with artists; Fabio Lattanzi Antinori, Adam Dembski-Bowden, Alicja Pytlewska and Haydn Jones. The exhibition will be open for the evening from 6pm, the discussion will […]

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Hackney WickED Art Festival 2011

The Hackney WickED Art Festival 2011 is a 3 day extravaganza, showcasing work from local and international artists. Go to Hackney WickED Art Festival 2011 website

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Fish Island Riviera Experience

Forman’s Fish Island, longterm supporters of Hackney WickED art festival, would like to extend an invitation to local residents of the Wick and friends of Hackney WickED to come and […]

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The Tomorrow People

THE TOMORROW PEOPLE 2013 ARTISTS OF THE FUTURE NOW Opening Friday 16 August 7-10pm Exhibition continues 17.08.13- 16.09.13 Thursday- Friday 12pm-5pm by appointment only then from 5pm-9pm Saturday and Sunday […]

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Hackney WickED Film Night

Films commencing at 7:30, bar and pizzeria open from 6:30pm With: Alexis Milne, Pil & Galia Kollectiv, Charlie Hope, Noam Edry, Greta Alfaro Vanguas, Erica Scourti, Minnie Weiz, Helga Dorothea, […]

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Hackney WickED Open Studios 2012

Friday 6-9pm 21st September 2012 Saturday 12-6pm 22nd September 2012 Sunday 12-5pm 23rd September 2012 Hackney Wick and Fish Island artists unite! Hackney Wick’s mystical buildings will once again throw […]

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RETROSPEX Part One

Hackney WickED 2012 takes a trip down Memory Lane. Digging through four years of history in the making and excavating the beloved fragments that have made Hackney WickED the ROCK […]

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Fate for the WickED

Fate for the WickED returns, bringing stalls of artist multiples and creations by: Abstract, Art Map London, ATD Fourth World – The Roles We Play, Ana, Bonzo, Boxhead, Daa Huang,Dinosaur […]

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Hackney WickED at Red Gallery

PV: 6-9pm Tuesday 11th October 2011 Exhibition: 11am-8pm Wednesday 12th to Tuesday 18th October 2011 Live Events: 6-9pm Tuesday 11th and 7-11pm Thursday 13th October 2011 Hackney WickED takes the […]

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Hackney WickED presents D.E.M.O.

PV: 12-10pm Friday 30th September Exhibition: 12-10pm Saturday 1st and 12-6pm Sunday 2nd October 2011 Live Performances: 7-10pm Friday and Saturday Hackney WickED drifts West demonstrating East with artists from […]

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