New studios in Battersea

10th December 2011

ACAVA is pleased to announce a new studio development in Battersea, London. Studios at Parkham Street are now available for recent art and design graduates, those on post-graduate courses and artists seeking inexpensive workspace for a relatively limited period. The building is part of a former...

Gatehouse opens at the Gibberd

12th November 2011

Jeremy Lucas, Essex Cabinet Member for Environment and Culture, opened an exhibition on 10th November at the Gibberd Gallery in Harlow of the work of artists based at Gatehouse Arts. Nineteen artists occupying the studios which were set up eighteen months ago exhibited a dazzling range of work. 

Hadleigh Old Fire Station officially opened

30th October 2011

Hadleigh Old Fire Station was offically opened on Thursday 6 October. Those in attendance included Rebecca Harris, MP for Castle Point, The Mayor of Castle Point Councillor Jackie Govier, Councillor Pam Challis OBE, Leader of Castle Point Borough Council and Chairman of Castle Point Regeneration...

Flying Angel officially opened by Gavin Turk

30th October 2011

Flying Angel Studios were officially opened on 15 October. Gavin Turk completed the ceremony by attaching the name plate, echoing, as he pointed out, an element of his own artistic practice. The artists now occupying the 10 purpose built studios and staff and residents of the refurbished building...

Hadleigh Old Fire Station Official Opening

3rd October 2011

The Hadleigh Old Fire Station offically opens at 6pm on Thursday 6 October as a centre for arts, culture and community. A collaboration between ACAVA, Essex County Council and Castle Point Regeneration, and with funding from the Homes and Communities Agency, has created studios for 15 artists,...