Two years since the Grenfell Tower fire

14th June 2019

Today we remember the 72 people who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire. We are honoured to have worked with local communities over the past two years, developing creative responses to the radiating impact of the events of 14th June 2017. Our thoughts are with you all.

Stanley Picker Fellowships - call for applicants

22nd May 2019

Stanley Picker Gallery at Kingston University is currently seeking to appoint two contemporary practitioners to the Stanley Picker Fellowships in Design & Fine Art 2019. Each Fellowship now provides up to £16,000 and valuable access to the extensive material workshops, technical resources and...

Flourish Trace, Free family fun this half term

3rd May 2019

Free half-term family fun returns to Maxilla in May with Flourish "Trace". Families will work with three artists over three days to make different kinds of art and exploring the theme “Trace” – for North Kensington residents. We're launching a workshop for teens as well with artist Ursula Kelly – ...

Grenfell Memorial Mosaic, Open Community Sessions

3rd May 2019

The Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic is a year-long project initiated in May 2018 by ACAVA in partnership with Al Manaar Muslim Cultural Heritage Centre. Each month a different community or faith group, who were instrumental in supporting local people following the aftermath of Grenfell Tower...


2nd May 2019

The notion of boundaries, whether physical or mental, define how we behave and interact within a space. This is especially evident when it comes to our homes, where we mark our territory with anything from iron gates to garden hedges. Yet there are 170,000 people in London who don’t have a safe,...