Recent Press

CREATE

Arts Head: Hadrian Garrard, Director, Create
The Guardian Online | 2 September 2014

Arts Council funding: winners and losers
BBC News Online | 1 July 2014

ENO is biggest loser as Arts Council Funding falls after government cuts
Evening Standard | 1 July 2014

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PANIC! WHAT HAPPENED TO SOCIAL MOBILITY IN THE ARTS?

Panic! survey: You don’t have to be middle class to work here, but it helps
A-N | 25 November 2015

There is a serious lack of diversity in the arts in Britain – Surprised?
Artnet | 24 November 2015

Middle class people dominate arts, survey finds
The Guardian | 23 November 2015

The arts are a ‘closed shop’ for working class – report
The Stage | 23 November 2015

Yes, treading the boards is the preserve of the privileged, study confirms
The Daily Telegraph | 23 November 2015

New survey reveals the death of social mobility in the arts and cultural sector
Creative Review | 23 November 2015

Peter Saville designs arts campaign for Create featuring Grayson Perry and other
It’s Nice That | 20 November 2015

Faces of Panic! – Sarah Lucas, Grayson Perry and more in Peter Saville-directed visual campaign 
A-N | 25 November 2015

Christopher Eccleston and Paterson Joseph front arts access campaign
The Stage | 29 October 2015

Margaret Howell on arts diversity: ‘Keep your head down and feet on the ground
The Guardian | 16 October 2015

John Cale on arts diversity: ‘When I moved to New York, I was basically penniless’
The Guardian | 12 October 2015

Moira Buffini on arts diversity: ‘For many playwrights, money never come’
The Guardian | 8 October 2015

Panic! survey to investigate social mobility in the arts
The Stage | 22 September 2015

Major survey on UK arts diversity launched
The Guardian | 21 September 2015

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OLD MANOR PARK LIBRARY

Old Manor Park Library
Disegno Daily | 5 November 2015

The London culture landmark that escaped redevelopment
The Arts Newspaper | 1 November 2015

Positive regeneration: a Carnegie building in Newham becomes public art space
Wallpaper* | 29 October 2015

London’s Old Manor Park Library opens as community arts hub
The Spaces | 28 October 2015

Rising rents ‘put third of city’s art studios at risk’
London Evening Standard | 26 October 2015

Recent wins
The Architects’ Journal | 7 August 2015

Carnegie’s old manor park library to become work space for creative businesses
Design Week | 14 July 2015

London’s Old Manor Park Library to become a collaborative arts space
The Space | 2 July 2015

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CHICKEN TOWN

Peckish? We lift the lid on London’s obsession with fried chicken
Time Out London | 3 October 2015

There are 8,000 fast food outlets in London. But could one fried food joint be the answer to teenage obesity?
Observer Food Monthly | September 2015

A London startup is fighting childhood obesity by serving kids fried chicken
Munchies | 1 April 2015

Help Chicken Town bring healthy takeaway to Tottenham
Time Out | 31 March 2015

Fried chicken – the healthy new fast food
The Guardian | 31 March 2015

Chicken Town neighbourhood venture plans to open in Tottenham
Hot Dinners | 31 March 2015

Can you ever have ‘healthy’ fried chicken?
The Guardian Online | 30 March 2015

Councils are the new entrepreneurs
London Evening Standard

Must fry harder
FT Weekend Magazine | 28 March 2015

Finally! Fried chicken you can actually feel good about eating
Metro Online | 28 March 2015

Tottenham to get ‘healthy’ fried chicken shop
Evening Standard Online |  27 March 2015

The takeaway restaurant that wants to help children lose weight with fried chicken
The Independent | 27 March 2015

New cafe wants to serve healthy fried chicken to Tottenham kids
ITV News Online | 27 March 2015

Fighting child obesity with fried chicken in Tottenham
Londonist | 27 March 2015

London’s first healthy chicken shop to arrive this year
Casual Dining Magazine | 27 March 2015

New Kickstarter campaign launched to compete with chicken shops in Tottenham
EatOut | 27 March 2015

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THE IDOL

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd: ‘But is it art? I don’t even care’
Studio International | 30 March 2015

‘Chic, bling, pimp my ride, pearl, silver, black and white’
Icon | 31 March 2015

London has the coolest ball pit ever
Time Out | 31 March

A new kind of play centre by Marvin Gaye Chetwynd
Creative Review | 26 March 2015

Barking children limber up for curious climbing frame
The Guardian | 20 March

Creative Play
Motherland | 20 March 2015

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s Latest Project Is a Giant Soft Play Center in London
Artnet | 19 March 2015

Interview with Marvin Gaye Chetwynd
Independent on Sunday | 16 March 2015

It’s playtime!
The Telegraph | 7 March 2015

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THIS USED TO BE FIELDS

‘The 10 best murals’ by Marijke Steedman
The Observer | 14 December 2014

Brush with the past
The Guardian | 30 October 2014

‘Used to be Fields’
BBC News London (online) | 30 October 2014

New Illustration Chad McCail, Ian McDonnell, Kristjana Williams & more
Creative Review | 28 October 2014

The Painting’s on the wall
London Evening Standard | 23 October 2014

From Hitler to Gandhi: An arty history of Becontree
Barking and Dagenham Post | 22 October 2014

A chance to tell your story of estate
Barking and Dagenham Post | 6 August 2014

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COMPANY: MOVEMENTS, DEALS AND DRINKS

What to See (and Hear, Taste and Smell) at Frieze London
New York Times | T Magazine | 14 October 2014

Hopping history inspires drinks production project
Barking and Dagenham Post | 1 October 2014

Hopsters meet hipsters as East End families relive the exodus to Kent
The Observer | 14 September 2014

A Short Hop Away
Independent on Sunday | 7 September 2014

From bush to bottle
FT Weekend Magazine | 16 August 2014

Create Art Award winners rekindle with old east London tradition
Artnet | 30 April 2014

In the frame
The Art Newspaper | 29 April 2014

Artist collective wins £40,000 to engage east London
Blouin Artinfo | 30 April 2014

£40,000 cordial welcome for project inspired by hop picking
Evening Standard | 29 April 2014

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BALTIC STREET ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND

Cities turn to new forms of play
Cities Today | 20 May 2014

Glasgow kids rediscover adventure in shadow of the Commonwealth Games
The Guardian Cities | 25 July 2014

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YOUR AD HERE

London’s Living Walls Public Art
Cool Hunting | 3 November 2014

Living walls at the Olympic Park in London
Creative Review | 4 September 2014

The walls are alive at the Olympic Park
Design Week | 3 September 2014

The art of selling
The Observer Magazine | 6 April 2014

Billboard baggin’
Time Out | 25 February 2014

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CREATIVITY WORKS

Interview with Hadrian Garrard and Rochelle Carthy
ITV London News | 13 July 2014

From Hackney to Haute
Evening Standard | 17 July 2014

Student’s aspirations lifted by visiting Paris Fashion Week
Hackney Gazette | 18 July 2014

Interview with Hadrian Garrard and Nadine Davis
London Live | 21 July 2014

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Press Archive

2013

BOX CHICKEN

Fried chicken? Give me a break…
The Observer | 27 October 2013

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OPEN EAST FESTIVAL

Tickets on sale for Open East Festival- weekend of music, food and theatre to celebrate the anniversary of London 2012
Made In Shoreditch | 19 June 2013

Rebecca Davis takes her Beau Belles ice-cream van to the Open East Festival, 27-28 July, for the re-opening of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Hackney Wow | 19 July 2013

Who burned brightest after 2012?
Evening Standard | 26 July 2013

This weekend we’re going to party like it’s…. 2012?
Cassone | 27 July 2013

Never Forget
July 2013

Real Food Festival at the Open East Festival
Mighty Spice Kitchen | July 2013

Bouncy castle Stonehenge at Olympic Park
Hackney Citizen | August 2013

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THE PAPER ARCHITECT

Pulp fiction: bring pop-up paper theatre to life
The Guardian | 3 July 2013

Paper, scissors rocks
Metro | 4 July 2013

The Paper Architect review
Time Out | 8 July 2013

The whole world in their hands
The Times | 15 July 2013

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CIRCLE MIRRORS TRANSFORMATION

Just don’t call it ordinary
Financial Times | 14 June 2013

Q&A Imelda Staunton
The Guardian | 29 June 2013

The Actor going from Hollywood to Hackney
The Times | 2 July 2013

Theatre Review
Metro | 16 July 2013

Five plays to see in London
Metro | 18 July 2013

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HAVE A NICE DAY

Event of the week: Have A Nice Day Live Performance
Dazed Digital | 14 July 2013

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BANK ON IT

‘Theatre-Rites’ clever little show introduces children to the basics of economics
Financial Times | 1 July 2013

On the Money… Theatre-Rite’s Bank On It at the Rose Lipman Building
The Guardian | 30 June 2013

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