R-Urban

Wick Curiosity Shop

The Collection

Where the hell is Hackney Wick

What:

Publication

When:

2008

Where:

£2

The postcard serie by Leigh Niland, included in the work ‘Postcards from Nowhere’ about Hackney Wick, raises questions about the duality of neglect and decay vs. opulence. "Where the Hell is Hackney Wick” is a comment on the displacement of place, and the repercussion of non-destination turned super-destination.