Two new leaves installed at Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic

17th May 2021

Date: 17 May 2021   On Friday 14 May 2021 we met at the foot of Grenfell Tower with staff and students from Colville Primary School and Golborne and Maxilla Nursery to add two new pieces to the memorial and mark 47 months since the fire. The Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic is an ever-growing...

Five takeaways from A Culture of Care: Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance national conference

28th April 2021

The Culture Health and Wellbeing Alliance national conference took place online, a year later than intended, on 21, 22 and 23 April 2021. This year's theme 'A Culture of Care' had been devised long before the global pandemic, and yet is more relevant now than ever. The conference explored what it...

Maxilla Men's Shed contributes to community project at Portobello Canopy

19th April 2021

Date: 15 April 2021   Maxilla Men's Shed have been creating willow sculptures for 'An upside down garden for upside down times', a new installation by 24 Hearts at the Portobello Market Canopy. Learn more about the project here. View our Maxilla Men's Shed project page here.  

Taster session with Anna Reading

19th April 2021

Date: 14 April 2021   Today we held a taster session for the forthcoming summer term of ACAVA's Young Artists programme.  Local children aged between 7-11 years old joined artist Anna Reading for a face-to-face workshop, and created a miniature peepshow box, using techniques adapted from...

Young Artists Celebration

19th April 2021

Date: 7 April 2021   Today we celebrated the end of the first term of the Young Artists programme, and the participants, families and team behind the programme were able to meet in person for the first time since January. The first phase of the course was led by artist Gal Leshem, who guided the...