Art in Hackney

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ArtMum is here to help mums in the Hackney area to get out and see some art locally. We share information and suggest mini-itineraries to make it easier to experience some fantastic exhibitions right on your doorstep. Like us on Facebook: Pinterest: and/or follow us on twitter: @artmumlondon We look forward to having you ... »

Your Ad here a project to connect artists and businesses

From: “Your Ad Here is a celebration of the local independent businesses that are such an integral part of east London’s community and economy. Local artists are invited to propose ideas for unique outdoor advertisements for a wide range of independent businesses and organisations which will be displayed in and around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for up to ... »

The latest craze, Social Painting is coming to Hackney

The latest craze, Social Painting is coming to Hackney

Pop Up Painting is launching in Hackney this week at Troyganic on Wednesday 19th February at 7.30pm An artist will be leading the night instructing guests how to paint an impression of Banksy’s ‘The girl with the Balloon’ it’s a night about getting having fun and getting creative, no experience needed – most people who come to our events haven’t painted since sc... »



5th March 2014 7:00PM – 10:30PM , £4 adv / door: £5 or £3 for Whirlygig badge-holders and Picturehouse members Location: Hackney Attic – Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street , Hackney Central , E8 1HE Contact: Whirlygig Cinema Whirlygig Cinema’s SPOTLIGHTS is a short film night that shines a light on the work and practice... »


Movement:Artworks is proud to announce that the next exhibition in its program is taking place on th »


Sound:Check is proud to be putting on its 3rd event in one of London's most stunning live venues, St »

Frida Kahlo Supper Club at Yinka Shonibare’s Studio 5th Dec


Making Culture


Clockworks: Lost Traces site specific theatre 8th December

Clockworks: Lost TracesFREE eventNewington Collective presents a devised, immersive experience of si »

I’m not dead yet . . . @ Hundred Years Gallery

A retrospective exhibition and residency by Mervyn Diese‘Having been very ill for the past couple of »

Clarence Mews Open Studios


Spectrum (LHR) Exhibition. Launch Night! 22nd Nov

Spectrum (LHR) Exhibition. Launch Night!The gamut of art (well almost).16 artists received one colou »

Connect: a Fabelist exhibition

Private View: Thursday 21st November 6 - 9pmShow times: 22/1/2013 - 25/11/2013 A-side B-side Ga »

Tomorrow I’ll Be Elsewhere

Curated by Sonja Vrkatic & Noemi Niederhauser Private View: Thursday 7th November 6-9pmShow »

Girls Aren’t Funny Exhibition

Private View: Thursday 3rd October 6-9pmShow Dates: 04.10.13 - 20.10.13Art Licks Weekend: Friday 4th »

Hoxton Mini Press

Hoxton Mini Press

Hoxton Mini Press is a great new venture to create books celebrating East London from photographer Martin Usborne and partner Ann Waldvogel. They are currently fundraising on Kickstarter. I caught up with them to find out more a bit more about the project. What is the Hoxton Mini Press? I love living in Hackney and love both photography and books. I wanted to bring all of this together and so I se... »

Whirlygig Cinema’s Making Tracks 11th Oct


Art Licks weekend in Hackney 4-6 October


Contemporary Moving Image Art Event 26th September

A contemporary moving image art event at 119 Lower Clapton Road on the 26th September 8pm-11pm.  »


Announcing the launch of THE WALL | BOUNDARIES.Come down Thursday 26th September for a private view. »

The Black Lodge – David Lynch inspired clubnight at White Rabbit Cocktail club Sat 7th September

For the third time running, The Black Lodge will be taking place on Saturday 7th September 2 »


CALL FOR ARTISTS – OPEN SUBMISSIONJupiter is a collaboration between Katarina Strasser and Soraia Sa »

Hammer & Tongue returns to Dalston Sep 3rd

After our traditional summer break, we are starting up our 4th season of live poetry events in Hackn »

Are you a local Artist wishing to develop unusual 2-day funded sessions for other artists?

Hi,We're looking for artists to create an unusual and unique 2-3 day workshop, thats a bit different »

Public Speaking For Artists Workshop

Of course as an artist you have fascinating stuff to say, but if public speaking is out of your comf »

”I Love You Because”

'I Love You Because' A group exhibition celebrating the 60th anniversary of Elvis Presley's first ev »

LHR Exhibitions – Calling All Artists!

Calling All Artists!My name is Gresty,I am now curating exhibitions at 3 venues, in »

Leandro Erlich: Dalston ”House”

This has been all over the news in the last day or so, but here's a BBC News video for a bit of back »

Lazer Beam Lizards Launch Night Party 27th June

Lazer Beam Lizards Exhibition - Launch Party! Thursday 27th June 7.30 »

Artists who work with fabrics wanted!

Hi everyone, We are looking for artists who work with fabrics to make our terrace space backing »

Tram Depot yard sale/giveaway Sat. 11 May 4pm+

yard sale/giveaway  4pm +studio 2238-40 Upper Clapton Rdstudio 22 is upstairs (stairs at either end »

Cocktails on the canal….oh yeah!

hen it's nice and hot outside you go for a stroll, maybe along the canal where you'll think bloody h »

Artist Studio Spaces Available in the creative hub of Hackney Downs Studios

A-side B-side Gallery have three studios spaces available to rent in a diverse studio setting shared »

New venue and creative studios 110 Stoke Newington Church Street

110 Stoke Newington Church Street will become a new cultural venue for Hackney. Open in June 2013. h »

Living Art Map for First Thursdays

We are creating a living art map of all the art happenings during First Thursdays (and during the en »

Sunday 28 April. BURN: Moving Images by Cabaret Artists


Studio Spaces available

2 spaces are available in our large airy studio with wooden floors throughout. To share with a frien »

Stalls still available at the Stour Space April Designer’s Market – Get in touch asap

Join us this April for the very first Designer's Market of 2013....Saturday 27th April 2013 | 12-5pm »

The Hackney Portrait Project


New Dalston-based photography and multimedia festival – call for submissions

Night Contact, a new one-night photography and multimedia festival, is offering artists and photogra »