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NEW MATERIALS COMES TO THE WICK COMMON SHOP

COMMON TEXTILES

Mini Exhibition at the Wick Common Shop 23rd and 30th May 2015

For five weeks, students from Central Saint Martins School or Art and Design, textile course have been developing concepts for new materials and textile products for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. In particular students were invited to take the Wick Common Shop, its memories, past communities and self-made urbanism as inspiration and points of departure.

On the 22nd and 30th of May the Wick Common Shop presents a small selection of some of the students work, including research development work and prototypes. Work was selected for their connection to the ethos and sensibilities of the Shop.

Come visit us and have a look for yourself the shop is open every Saturday from 11am - 5pm.The current location is in the South Park by the fountain right next to the Orbit.