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,...

Open Calls Ending Soon

26th November 2020

Every Thursday we issue featured opportunities for creatives ending soon, find below a list of handpicked open calls with deadlines before next Sunday 8 August. Visit our Resources page for a more comprehensive list of work, callouts and funding available to artists.   Open Calls for Creatives...

Young Artists Programme 2020 Artists Selected

16th November 2020

We are thrilled to welcome Anna Reading, Emily Motto and Gal Leshem as this year's Young Artists Programme's artists, selected with help from three families from North Kensington. Read the original callout for artists' proposals here. Anna Reading, who also trained at The Slade School of Art,...

ACAVA celebrates commitment to Real Living Wage

13th November 2020

12 November 2020   This week ACAVA has been accredited as a Living Wage Employer. Our Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at ACAVA receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.30 in the UK or £10.75 in London. Both rates are significantly higher than the government minimum for over 25s,...

Developing your Creative Practice Fund

19th October 2020

Arts Council England have reopened their DYCP fund for cultural and creative practitioners who want to take time to focus on their creative development. The deadline to apply for the current round is 5 November, more information here.