Open Days at Maxilla Men's Shed

2nd August 2019

Join us for our first 'Open Shed' at Maxilla Men's Shed on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 August 2019, 4 - 8pm. Everyone is welcome, come and meet the team, stay for a cup of tea or try out the workshop. We would love to hear about the sorts of projects you would like to undertake and skills you'd...

Phase Two of Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic Announced

18th July 2019

Thanks to support from the Kensington and Chelsea Foundation, Al Manaar Muslim Cultural Heritage Centre and ACAVA (Association for Cultural Advancement through Visual Art) are delighted to announce the continuation of the Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic project: Bloom. Over a two year period,...

Summer Flourish at Maxilla Studios

16th July 2019

We are delighted to announce our programme of free family art during the summer holidays. North Kensington families can explore four themes over four weeks with four professional artists. Read on to find out more and to book your family place on any of the workshops (all children must be...

Call for Specialist Facilitators, Maxilla Men’s Shed

16th July 2019

Last week we told you about our latest endeavor inspired by the international Men’s Shed movement. To help achieve our aim to reduce social isolation and strengthen social support networks for all people, but especially men, in North Kensington, we are looking for skilled and experienced freelance...

AWE at the The Silver Economy Forum

11th July 2019

ACAVA's Art for Wellbeing: Everyday programme featured at the The Silver Economy Forum in Helsinki, a global event that also brings in a strong EU dimension through the Finland's Presidency of the European Union. Work by artist Josh Bilton, featuring long-time ACAVA member Marisa Rueda, was...