ACAVA provides studios in a wide variety of buildings, many converted from industrial factory premises, others from offices and shops, a school, a vicarage, a laundry and potting sheds. It has also built some of the few purpose designed studios developed in recent years.

South London

Wandsworth Plain

7-9 Church Row , Wandsworth Plain , London , SW18 1ES

Central Wandsworth premises with a garden on the Wandle, opposite the old Ram brewery site which is about to be developed, providing 15 exceptionally affordable studios shared by 25 recently graduated artists.

West London

Blechynden Street Studios

54 Blechynden Street , London , W10 6RJ

Purpose built artists’ studio complex completed in 1999, the first in London for decades and still one of very few in the city. The acclaimed deck architecture features walkways opening onto twenty one individual studios with wall to ceiling double...

Colville Road Studios

Units 2 & 4 , 11 Colville Road , London , W38BL

A first floor industrial space converted to provide 12 studios.

Faroe Road Studios

23-29 Faroe Road , London , W14 0EL

One of the two buildings originally set up as studios in 1976, previously a small school in what is now a quiet, affluent area of Hammersmith. Nine individual studios, the Central Space Gallery and darkroom facilities.

Hetley Road Studios

62 Hetley Road , London , W12 8BB

The second of the two buildings originally set up as studios in 1976, a converted vicarage with a large garden. Most studios accessed by flights of stairs. The building also houses a living space used for residencies.