Detail of Score for 180mins for the Fire Room by Lorie Jo and Ana.

BANNER artists Lorie Jo Trainor Buckingham and Ana Vicente on their new work in progress

BANNER artists Lorie Jo Trainor Buckingham and Ana Vicente share their working process for a sharing at Toynbee Studios on Wednesday 8 May in this blog.


The world is littered with micro acts of fun and fabulousness...

Posted by: Eibhlín Jones on Apr 16, 2019

Eibhlín Jones, studying Drama at the University of Sussex, was on placement with Artsadmin for 5 weeks. In her blog, she reflects on her time working on Tim Spooner's project with Canon Barnett Primary School, Monuments of Tower Hamlets.


Letters to the Earth at Toynbee Studios

Posted by: Deborah Chadbourn on Apr 10, 2019

Letters to the Earth on Friday 12th April, 6.30-8.30pm, is a chance to come together to discuss and share positive actions in response to the climate emergency we face.


Artsadmin declares a climate and ecological emergency

Posted on Apr 3, 2019

Artsadmin joins over 180 other arts and cultural organisations in the UK to declare a Climate and Ecological Emergency.


Welcome to our new Artists' Advisor Michael Norton

Posted on Mar 28, 2019

We are delighted to welcome Michael Norton as our new Artists' Advisor.


Letters to the Earth: Call to action

Posted on Mar 22, 2019

You are invited to write a letter of response to the climate crisis and to take part in Letters to the Earth, a joint day of action on Friday 12 April, for which Artsadmin is holding an event organised in partnership with Bernadette Russell at Toynbee Studios.


Amy Dakin Harris

Announcing the mentored artists for Wild Longings

Posted on Mar 14, 2019

We are delighted to announce the two mentored artists working with Curious on Wild Longings and Uproot. 


Running for the arts and mental health: 350 miles down, many more to go!

Posted by: Katie Haines on Mar 12, 2019

Katie, our Head of Marketing and Development at Artsadmin, tells us why she’s running Brighton Marathon to raise money for arts and mental health…


Photo by Rosie Powell

Could you be part of Notting Hill’s Breath Choir?

Posted on Mar 11, 2019

Artist Caroline Wright is forming a Breath Choir for her performance Breath Control, taking place in The Coronet Theatre in Notting Hill.


The importance of creating inclusive spaces

Posted on Feb 21, 2019

We at Artsadmin aim to provide an inclusive, respectful and discrimination-free environment at Toynbee Studios, in particular to provide spaces which are as safe as possible for staff, artists, building-users, tenants and audiences.


Caroline Wright: FLOW

Posted on Feb 15, 2019

This film by Rosie Powell documents Caroline Wright's durational performance following the flow of the Cam, created as part of her ongoing residency, To the River.


Artists sustainability survey

Posted by: Alex Brown and Tilly Hogrebe on Jan 23, 2019

Complete this survey and get involved in a series of free environmental workshops for artists.


Caravan Palestine: art as resistance

Posted by: Ania Obolewicz on Jan 21, 2019

At the end of November, Artists’ Producer Ania travelled to Palestine for a week to represent Artsadmin at Caravan Palestine organised by IETM. Caravan Palestine is an opportunity for artists and producers to forge connections, create opportunities and engage with the work and ideas discussed in the local arts scene.


Photo by Hugo Glendinning

Paid artist mentorship with Curious

Posted on Jan 14, 2019

Call out: mentorship for London-based artists to work on a new, socially engaged performance project.


Farewell to Nikki Tomlinson

Posted on Dec 14, 2018

After 14 years as Artsadmin's Lead Artists' Advisor, we wish farewell to long-standing and respected member of the team, Nikki Tomlinson.



Posted on Dec 10, 2018

Try out our new donation box by artist Chris Dobrowolski in the Toynbee Studios' entrance. 


Welcome to our new Artistic Director Róise Goan

Posted on Dec 5, 2018

Artsadmin is delighted to announce that Róise Goan has been appointed as the new Artistic Director, succeeding Founder and Co-Director Judith Knight MBE after nearly 40 years.


Take Up Space

Posted by: Siobhan McGrath on Dec 4, 2018

Take Up Space is an inter-disciplinary performance project that takes place in London prisons as part of Artsadmin’s creative criminal justice programme. This year Take Up Space was delivered by artist Lanre Malaolu and Education Producer Siobhan McGrath. They explored the suppression and expression of emotions through movement with young men at HMP Thameside. Siobhan reflects on the process in this blog.


Enter our Christmas Raffle and support artists

Posted on Nov 13, 2018

We want to raise £2,000 to fund the Artists' Bursary Scheme with our Christmas Raffle. Help us to get there!


Christoph Jankowski joins Artsadmin's Board of Trustees

Posted on Nov 13, 2018

Artsadmin is delighted to welcome Christoph Jankowski to our Board of Trustees.


The collectivism of sustainability

Posted by: Alex Brown on Nov 9, 2018

Artsadmin’s Green Team Leader, Alex Brown, shares his reflection at the beginning of his journey through the Julie’s Bicycle Accelerator Programme.


In Chains: care, empowerment and survival

Posted by: Mary Osborn on Oct 10, 2018

Ahead of the opening of Hana Madness and the vacuum cleaner's exhibition, In Chains, at the National Gallery of Indonesia in Jakarta, Artists' Producer Mary Osborn reflects on how they got there.


METIS, WE KNOW NOT WHAT WE MAY BE, 2018: a photo story

Posted on Sep 21, 2018

Through storytelling, interaction and experimentation, teams collaborated to imagine their own alternative visions for the future. 


a resistant body

Posted on Sep 18, 2018

Over one week, a group of emerging artists explored how bodies can occupy space using performance to camera with artists Nandi Bhebhe and Phoebe Davies. Watch the work they created in this blog.


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