Live music from Jazz New Blood
Live music by Rosie Frater-Taylor (guitar and vocals) and Roella Oloro (piano) from Jazz New Blood.
Inaugural Nasty Women UK event, a FREE art exhibition and weekend of talks, comedy, spoken word, live music and workshops at Stour Space in East London, in support of the charity End Violence Against Women. The exhibition includes 2D work, sculpture, sound installations, street art, performance, political baked goods and an immersive art installation where visitors will be able to create their own artwork in Virtual Reality.
Fri 22-Sun 24th September
Stour Space, 7 Roach Rd, HACKNEY WICK, E3 2PA
Grow Hackney – A sustainable venue in Hackney Wick
Eastcaster Katie Haylor went along to Grow Hackney – a music venue and bar with a difference – on the Hackney Wick canal-side. Katie gets to know the Apathy Band, and talked to band members about their new album, A Letter to Michael Gove.
Interview with Gavin Poole CEO of Here East
Here East is the newest development on the Olympic Park and is set to be a ‘home for makers’ as well as the campus for several universities and a powerful data centre. Gavin Poole, the CEO of the project explains.
Interview with Torange Khonsari from Public Works
Architecture and art practice Public Works create onsite installations and space making to ask tough questions about community, citizenship and the public realm.
Creative director Anna Maloney tells us about Hackney Wick’s annual arts festival, Hackney WickED attracting thousands of people to the area every year. The festival ill take place on the 1st-3rd August.