Welcome to Hackerston

Hackerston is a shared studio space in East London for entrepreneurs, designers, developers and engineers working in product design or the creative industry.

The Studio

Hackerston is located at Mandarin Wharf on the Regent’s Canal in East London. The building is ex-industrial, with high-ceilings and large windows that open onto our own private patio space beside the canal. There’s loads of storage space, a workshop area and communal lunch / meeting area.


Graftt – a strategic design consultancy.

Mogees – making everyday objects into powerful musical instruments.

Tock – a wooden toy design company.

Chris McRobbie – independent product, interface, packaging and animation design.

Past Members

designswarm – internet of things consultancy.

Teknokrat – an innovation house producing electronic, mechatronic and interactive technology.

Good Night Lamp – connected lamps for your global friends & family.

Supernova Studios – architecture & interior design.

Location, location, location!

Mandarin Wharf
76 De Beauvoir Crescent
Hackney, London
N1 5SB

Hackerston is located five minutes away from Haggerston Station (London Overground), 20 minutes walk away from Old Street Station (Northern Line) and 10 minutes away from Highbury & Islington Station (Victoria Line).

Join Us

Space in the studio is £332 +VAT per month. This includes your own desk space, use of the workshop, internet connection and all bills. Hackerston is operated on a non-profit basis.

Give us a call on +44 (0)207 989 4093 or drop an email to hackerston@graftt.com