ACAVA shortlisted for the Award for Civic Arts Organisations

26th January 2022

We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for the second edition of the Award for Civic Arts Organisations. The Award – funded by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK Branch), with King’s College London – celebrates the outstanding practice of arts organisations, shining a spotlight on how they...

Studio 13 Residency

25th January 2022

Studio 13 Residency is a career development opportunity for an artist who considers social engagement as integral to their studio practice. The artist in residence will receive six-months rent-free studio space, training opportunities and peer-to-peer support.   About the opportunity ACAVA’s...

Saskia Dakin is ACAVA's new Programme Coordinator

24th January 2022

We are very pleased to announce Saskia Dakin as our Programme Coordinator, a new permanent professional development role within the organisation. Saskia will produce new programming activities in North Kensington for young people and emerging artists, with an emphasis on further strengthening our...

Andreia Sofia joins Young Photographers menteeship programme

8th December 2021

We are very pleased to announce Andreia Sofia as the newest member of Young Photographers, a menteeship programme for emerging photographers in North Kensington. Andreia Sofia is a local resident with a passion for photography and is currently studying for a BA degree in Sociology and Criminology...

Flourish: Winter Tales

25th November 2021

Flourish is ACAVA's school holiday art programme for families in North Kensington with primary-school-aged children. It takes place at ACAVA's Maxilla Walk Studios in West London and offers a space for families to get creative and enjoy learning new skills with professional artists. Flourish:...