Call for Specialist Facilitators, Maxilla Men’s Shed

16th July 2019

Last week we told you about our latest endeavor inspired by the international Men’s Shed movement. To help achieve our aim to reduce social isolation and strengthen social support networks for all people, but especially men, in North Kensington, we are looking for skilled and experienced freelance...

AWE at the The Silver Economy Forum

11th July 2019

ACAVA's Art for Wellbeing: Everyday programme featured at the The Silver Economy Forum in Helsinki, a global event that also brings in a strong EU dimension through the Finland's Presidency of the European Union. Work by artist Josh Bilton, featuring long-time ACAVA member Marisa Rueda, was...

Maxilla Men’s Shed: a community workshop for North Kensington

4th July 2019

Image Credit Rene De Bondt   We are delighted to announce a new ambitious project launching in the second half of 2019.  Maxilla Men’s Shed will connect communities in North Kensington with the international ‘Men’s Shed’ movement, creating a place where local adults, primarily men, can come to...

Depford X 2019 calling BAME artists and curators

2nd July 2019

Image: NT, Fox, 2018, Image Credit: Marcia Chandra, Commissioned by Deptford X, image taken from Depford X website   Supported 2019 Depford X's new Supported strand is intended to widen access to participation in the festival by providing funding, production and curatorial support to successful...

KAA art students work with visiting artists

20th June 2019

We are currently working with year 10 GCSE Art students from Kensington Aldridge Academy over a five week period exploring notions of self and scaling up student’s ideas with three visiting artists: Clare Burnett (sculptor), Nadine Mahoney (painter) and Nicole Morris (installation). Image:...