This page summarises all of the events and activities that Creativeworks London has produced or was involved in. Included are also events and activities that were organised by our collaborators and/or partners.

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Arts & Innovation Discourses: Stepping into our creativity
February 11, 2015 5:00 pm
February 11, 2015 8:00 pm
Standard tickets £14. Tickets are non-refundable.
January 26, 2015
ALG15a & b (Billiards Room), Chelsea College of Arts
16 John Islip Street, London , SW1P 4JU, United Kingdom

Stepping into our Creativity – It starts with us: Building ‘in-sight’ for organisational development.

Let’s strip back to our own innate creativity.
Reinforce our ability to be embodied and fully present to empathise and ‘make’ together.
To embrace and distil back to something vital.
To explore the dynamics of how we embody, build and manifest ideas.
Creativity is perceived and often used as embellishment or enhancement. We propose that distillation is more powerful than embellishment. Useful creativity is about experience and experiential practice. In our virtual world we become more distant and mistrusting of our own unique sensorial life. Our work as researchers and engagers is intrinsically linked to our ability to empathise. This is a sensorial and emotional quality that is about one’s own ability to be fully present and cognitive.
Using techniques drawn from performance and art, Martin Gent – artist and Director of Creativity at Spinach- will lead an experiential session that will invite us to re-engage with our own unique creativity. Exploring our ability to be comfortable with the ‘mess’ inherent in working creatively; to enjoy complexity; to release our tendency to want to control; to be embodied and confident to let things appear; to explore our ability to be fully present, playful and innovative.

The event will run 17:00-19:00 followed by a drinks reception.

Booking information

Standard tickets £14. Tickets are non-refundable.
Booking is via our external Box Office site. If you are using our Box Office system for the first time, you will be asked to create an account. Please confirm your account preferences when creating your account to receive information on future Innovation Insights Hub events. For box office enquiries or if you experience any problems with your booking please email

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Event contact

Eleanor Wintram, Innovation Insights Hub 

020 7514 7028


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Queen Mary - University of London
Arts & Humanities Research Council
European Union
London Fusion

Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.