16 August 2016

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Hackney Wick Gets Serious About Stopping Development Plans At Vittoria Wharf

Hackney Wick which has the highest concentration of artists per square foot in all of Europe is again under threat from development. Home to the Chapman Brothers, Gavin Turk, Pam Hogg and Conrad Shawcross the area is a hotbed of creativity. However escalating rents and over-development is now forcing artists to leave. London is due to […]

1 June 2014

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Barbican and The Trampery To open New Creative Centre In Hackney Wick

The Barbican and workspace innovators The Trampery have joined forces to create Fish Island Labs, a unique new centre to kickstart the careers of a new generation of emerging talent whose work spans technology and the arts. Based in a Victorian warehouse by the River Lea, in the shadow of the Olympic stadium, the building will […]