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31st October 2017
Rachael Nee was selected as artist in residence for the Heritage Lottery Funded Women at Work: Then and Now project in Enfield. Rachael will be resident at Building BloQ's open-access workshop, with full use of state-of-the art machines. She will research Enfield's women in industry since...
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30th October 2017
“Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the mind.” ― Luther Burbank Seven mosaics were created by a group of local people working collaboratively during a thirteen-week project led by artist Emily Fuller. We chose the theme...
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19th October 2017
      Mini Light Sculptures Monday 23rd October 2pm-4pm   with Rachael Nee & Carolina Rodrigues The Flourish workshops begin with making mini light sculptures based on ideas of utopia and wonder.   Working with Maxilla artists Rachael Nee and Carolina Rodrigues,...
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21st September 2017
We’re looking for an artist available one day this week to create a portable ‘Feedback Tree’ to be used at community engagement events in north Kensington around breathing problems post Grenfell. The piece must be ready to be used at an event on 25 September 2017.   Details:...
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4th September 2017
ACAVA and Building BloQs are calling for proposals from a women artist for a residency for a residency as part of the Heritage Lottery Funded Women at Work: Then and Now project in Enfield. Artist must show competency with working with machinery within workshop environment.   The selected...
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4th September 2017
ACAVA wins National Lottery support Today, ACAVA has received £7,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a pioneering project, ‘Enfield Making History, Women at Work: Then and Now’ in The Meridian Water redevelopment area of Enfield. Made possible by money raised by National...
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17th August 2017
Free drop in group Art Therapy sessions for adults, all welcome. Every Tuesday
6-8pm, 12 sep to 19 dec 2017   Every Wednesday
10am-12pm, 13 sep to 20 dec 2017   Saturdays
11am-3pm, 16 sep, 7 oct, 28 oct, 4 nov, 18 nov, 2 dec, 16 dec 2017   Where ACAVA, 54 Blechynden Street, W10 6RJ...
art therapy, kensigton
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16th August 2017
Cardboard Citizens is bringing workshops to the North Kensington area at Acava’s Maxilla Studios. Cardboard Citizens is running a series of workshops for the community affected by the Grenfell tragedy, where you get the chance to explore issues that are important to you, using drama, games...
kensigton, workshop
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26th July 2017
The previous series of Flourish: Green Art Maxilla has finished with a great exhibition, however ACAVA has just received funding from the City Bridge Trust to extend the project during the summer holidays, for families in North Kensington affected by the fire. Events will take place at Maxilla...
family, kensigton, workshop
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17th July 2017
We have the second year of our Venture Photography programme starting later this month. Open to anyone over 18 and living in Kensington and Chelsea, these free workshops are facilitated by professional photographers who will guide you through a range of different creative photographic techniques....
photography, workshop
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