WANDSWORTH ARTS FRINGE IS TEN! Tickets are on sale for Wandsworth Council’s premiere arts festival as it rockets into its second decade. To celebrate this landmark birthday, #WAF10 highlights ten projects which celebrate the artists, companies and organisations that have been part of been part of WAF’s first ten years. These are the people who… Read More
Welcome to Wandsworth Arts Fringe #WAF2017! Friday 5 to Sunday 21 May 2017 Book your tickets today @wwfringe #WAF2017 Delve into the treasure trove of creativity that is this year’s Wandsworth Arts Fringe – the annual arts and culture festival that thrills, moves and inspires audiences from across the city.
Cultural organisations are invited to pitch for a new permanent residence in the heart of Nine Elms. The 750 square metre cultural space will become available in Embassy Gardens from 2019, and will be offered on reduced terms thanks to a legal agreement between the site’s owner, EcoWorld Ballymore and Wandsworth Council. Applications are welcome… Read More
The Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership, as a Tate Exchange Associate, has launched a new arts engagement project which will bring clay and digital storytelling workshops to a network of galleries on the south bank of the Thames. The project – called Material Action – will offer young people from Wandsworth and Lambeth the opportunity to… Read More
Regeneration inspires youth creativity Young people from across Nine Elms on the South Bank have worked alongside artists and designers to get inspired by the local area’s fast moving regeneration programme. Architect Wendy Smith worked with secondary students from St John Bosco College to explore masterplanning with New Covent Garden Market. Jasper Sutherland, a communications… Read More
Cultivate is a creative education project for young people, part of a cultural and place making programme focused on the Nine Elms regeneration area. Led by Wandsworth Council and the Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership, this ambitious programme aims to establish a vibrant new centre for arts, life and culture on London’s South Bank and to ensure the… Read More
The Cultivate programme offers hands on creative projects about place making to local young people aged 7 – 19 in Nine Elms and Battersea in Wandsworth. It is one of seven cultural education challenge projects across London. Cultivate aims to support the relationship between this changing area and the young people living nearby, to nurture quality… Read More