Larry Achiampong Named as Artist in Residence for Smithfield Public Realm Transformation

9th February 2021

The City of London Corporation and Hawkins\Brown have announced that Larry Achiampong has been appointed as Artist in Residence for the public realm redevelopment of the historic Smithfield area, helping to realise the City’s vision for Culture Mile. Larry Achiampong was invited to the role...

Get Creative This Half Term

8th February 2021

We have compiled a list of fun, creative and engaging things to do from home this school half term. Artist Flora Duley, who contributes frequently to our Flourish programme, has prepared two workshops for families this half term. Explore the history of celery by creating and decorating Greek...

Flourish: Winter Tales

22nd December 2020

Our programme team has prepared a winter themed puppet activity for you to watch and participate from the comfort of your own homes. Artist Ali Williams has written and performed 'Joe and the Snow Bro', a short story about spending your holidays away from your loved ones. Watch Ali perform the...

Season's Greetings

22nd December 2020

Our team collaborated remotely to create a stop motion animation to wish you all the very best for this festive period and the new year.     Video transcript We know that this is a worrying and unsettling time for many. We need creativity now more than ever to support each other, and to...

ACAVA Festive Gift Guide

15th December 2020

Our team compiled a list of favourite businesses selling limited artworks, editions and other festive gifts online. Support Kensington Aldridge Academy Handcrafted cushions and facemasks by parents at Kensington Aldridge Academy, a school local to ACAVA's office in North Kensington, in London,...