Projects archive

ACAVA has developed and delivered innovative educational and community projects since the 1970s. In 1984 it was registered as an educational charity to enable artists to engage their creativity and skills for the benefit of people of all ages, and within the statutory system, community groups and those drawn together at ACAVA studios.

Below are examples of previous ACAVA projects

St Charles Art Commission 2014/15

31 Aug 2014-30 Nov 2014

In Autumn 2014 ACAVA was commissioned by NHS West London Clinical Commissioning Group to create arts works for permanent display within the St Charles Centre for Health and Wellbeing, through collaborative participation between professional artists...

St Charles Art Collection (2014 to 2016)

01 Jan 2014-21 Aug 2016

Today at the St Charles Centre for Health and Wellbeing you can see the new permanent art work created by local people in collaboration with professional artists. Works from St Charles: Art for Wellbeing from 2016 have joined artworks made in 2014...

A Mirror for the Sea

01 Feb 2013-05 Dec 2013

A Mirror for the Sea’ is an HLF and Royal Docks Trust funded project, led by Phil Coy. Flying Angel House on Victoria Dock Rd was built as The Missions to Seaman Institute, the organisations flagship hostel. The building provided much needed shelter...