Scratch Hub Socials, Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill London SW11 5TN

  • London
  • Interactive panel discussion & networking


Come and take part in a new series of free inspirational and dynamic sessions at Battersea Arts Centre’s coworking space, Scratch Hub. 

Taking place every first Wednesday of the month, starting in July, Scratch Hub Socials features trail-blazing and inspirational voices from across a range of sectors to stimulate conversations and networks for new ideas and ways of working. Learn about how creativity can enrich business, make new connections and inform your practice.

Creativity & Social Change 
Wednesday 3 July, 7pm

What is the role of creativity and social change? 

Discuss and share how the arts is a valuable tool in creating social impact in the first Scratch Hub Social featuring political performer, presenter and author Mark Thomas, author and academic Katie Beswick, Scratch Hub member and creative director of arts company Writerz n Scribez Jemilea Wisdom-Baako and from Wandsworth Probation Services, Barbara Cala-Lesina.

Creativity & Business
Wednesday 7 August, 7pm

What is the role of creativity and business?

Come and discuss what creative tools can be utilised in business and learn practical approaches to harness and apply your creativity. This second edition features co-founder and CEO of 64 Million Artists Jo Hunter, Good Guys founders Cyle Carth and Nick Lynch, MTArt Agency France Office, Louise Coussieu-Baylac, Baby Reign Founder and CEO Daisy Kateeba and Deputy Head, Department of Media, Culture and Language at Roehampton University, Gauti Sigthorsson.

Creativity & Building Communities
Wednesday 4 September, 7pm

What is the role of place making in community development?

How is creativity being used as a tool to build communities? Join us for the evening and hear from people who are using different creative approaches to develop physical spaces with, for and by communities. Speakers include Scratch Hub member Richard Couldrey from Transition Tooting, Independent Urban Regeneration Consultant, David Barrie, student, writer, creative and activist, Jemmar Samuels and Ae-sop Chief Executive & Founder, Tim Joss.

More info & bookings here