ACAVA (Association for Cultural Advancement through Visual Art)
ACAVA, the Association for Cultural Advancement through Visual Art, is an educational charity delivering a wide range of initiatives that promote the development of visual skills in relation to school and university curricula and beyond, to provide work experience and promote career development. To meet these aims ACAVA provides a comprehensive range of visual arts services, including studios and other facilities for professional artists, exhibitions, public art and community educational projects, training in the use of digital technology and a consultancy service.
ACAVA was established in 1983 to support the development and practice of the visual arts. It provides studios for over 500 artists in 20 buildings mostly in London, technical facilities and training, and continuing professional development opportunities. It is a founder member of the National Federation of Artists’ Studio Providers.