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BCBN Fundraising event for the Refugee Council

A wonderful evening supporting BCBN and Refugee Council. Over £300K raised in one night at the Grovesnor Hotel. Guest speakers Vanessa Redgrave and Sadiq Khan. Art4Space received a BCBN grant in 2014. Thanks...

New Art4Space shop!

The Art4Space shop is finally up and running at the studio. Selling some mosaic materials but mainly wonderful gifts.Thanks to Ana (experienced artisan working for us 2 days a week) Thanks also to Ouijdane and Sylvia who leave next week back to Italy. They joined us...

So proud to announce that 36 children from the Gipsy Hill Federation have passed their Arts Award accreditation. They completed our Why Art Matters course just before Christmas....

Why Art Matters

Art4Space have been running 3 x Why Art Matters courses this term for 36 children. One more session to go and then the work gets sent to Arts Award for accreditation. I am committed to teach art to pupils of all ages with the purpose of integrating progressive ways of...

Birds Fly to Africa

When I was in Kenya ‘Birds Fly to Africa’ project I trained a local parent Peter how to install and work with mosaics. He has been so inspired and is now creating his own mosaics for community venues. Peter – you made my time at Oogo school a dream...

Birds Fly to Africa project

Today we finished checking the last bird ready for flying to Kenya. 140 birds, 4200 children involved and the wider school community…as a team we made it. I look forward to packing these beauties next week in the FedEx boxes (thanks again for your sponsorship...

Fenstanton Primary School

Nearly finished all the workshops at Fenstanton Primary School. Creating 2 large mosaics for their playground and hallway. I love how the children use colour and pattern. Look at these wonderful people which were started today by year 4!

‘Birds Fly to Africa’

Loving working with all the classes across the Mayflower and Gipsy Hill Federations (brilliant and inspiring schools) Here are some pics of the 140 mosaic class birds in action. Getting ready for my trip in May to install them at our partnership school in Kenya....

‘Birds Fly to Africa’ 2015

‘Birds Fly to Africa’ project. Kits have gone out to schools today. Phew! Over 4000 children now have to mosaic their class birds ready for flying during March and installation in Kenya scheduled May. Can’t...

Current statistics for Art4Space

Art4Space ‘Bringing Art into the Community’   Since 1999 we have achieved:   School Commissions – 99 School Art Education Projects – 61 Community Projects – 64 Public Commissions – 11 Private Commissions – 7 Delivered training courses (SAP...

Paid Internship

Paid Internship with Art4Space Community Arts Organisation. Lambeth’s Best Creative and Cultural Business. 2012   Art4Space is seeking an enthusiastic person with an interest in arts education for the role of Project Assistant. The role would suit an individual who is...

GET CREATIVE THIS CHRISTMAS WITH ART4SPACE  FAMILY TREE DECORATION WORKSHOP  Make your own unique ceramic tree decorations while having some family fun. SATURDAY 29TH NOVEMBER 10 -1pm OR  2 – 5pm Cost: includes all materials and light refreshments Adult £25 Child...

Please come to our event – 26th 27th Sept

Let us hope the weather holds out for our event next Friday and Saturday. We are really looking forward to it. Don’t forget you can grab delicious food, bar, activities, film and great music. Don’t miss the ribbon cutting and speeches at 8pm Fri. Free...

Social Enterprise Mark for Art4Space

From Social Enterprise: Congratulations – I am confirming that the renewal for your Social Enterprise Mark license has been approved. I am pleased to say that Art4Space continue to qualify as successful holders of the Social Enterprise Mark. This demonstrates...