ORGAN THING: Exploring East London’s art, is there actually anything to this #WickWednesday thing? Is there anything left for us in Hackney Wick?

We’ve all seen the social media hype, the glossy boards by the fancy new Hackney Wick overground station, the promo videos on Facebook and such, but what is Wick Wednesday? What’s all that about? Whoops, forgot the hashtag there, mustn’t forget the hashtag, whole marketing teams will have been in meetings for days deciding on…

ORGAN THING: Hackney Wicked 2017, what was to be made of it all? Exciting art? Conflicted artists? Social cleansing? The arrogance of architecture? Is London still for the likes if us?

HACKNEY WICKED, Hackney Wick Open Studios Weekend, East London, July 28th-30th 2017 –  The overriding image that will remain from the 2017 Hackney Wicked weekend now that it has been and gone, besides the  delights to be found inside the still existing art studios, besides getting to see Erin Lawlor’s bold paintings in the space they…