We are all in this together: update in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on Mar 17, 2020

We are taking measures to ensure the safety of our community at Toynbee Studios and any people we are in close and regular contact with, but remain committed to supporting artists through this very difficult time. 


Join Artsadmin Youth

Posted on Mar 10, 2020

Artsadmin is launching a new Youth Programme in June 2020 and we're looking to recruit a group of local young people


Bursary update

Posted on Mar 6, 2020

We are so excited to have received 510 applications for the 2020-21 Artsadmin Bursary. For the final selection process, we are joined by external panellists. 


Vogue: The Unlimited House of Krip, photo by Fotocad

Unlimited has been extended! More funding opportunities coming up in 2020

Posted on Feb 14, 2020

Shape Arts and Artsadmin are delighted to announce that Unlimited will be extended until 2022 and there will be another open call for Unlimited Commissions, thanks to additional funding from Arts Council England.


Take part in Season for Change 2020

Posted on Jan 20, 2020

From June-November 2020, organisations and artists across the UK are invited to respond to the climate crisis through practical actions and participatory activities that spark public conversation about the future of our planet, and showcase solutions.


IETM Exchange: Lessons learnt from Artsadmin

Posted by: Adi Kuneva on Jan 8, 2020

Back in November we were joined by Adi, festival coordinator of ACT Festival in Sofia, Bulgaria, on a staff exchange with one of our producers. In this blog Adi reflects on the experience and what she took away from it.


Illustration by Alice Maggs

Enter the Artsadmin Festive Prize Draw from just £5!

Posted on Nov 27, 2019

This year we're opting for a paper-free approach and inviting you to donate a 40th anniversary gift, which will automatically enter you into a prize draw.


#Artsadmin40: Judith Knight – Participation

Posted on Nov 14, 2019

Artsadmin's Founder, Judith Knight, explores how participatory performance has evolved over the past 40 years.


Elinor Lewis, Orchard (BANNER 2018). Photo by Greg Goodale.

Making Toynbee Studios greener and more inclusive

Posted on Nov 1, 2019

We're thrilled to announce that we've been awarded £189,166 through Arts Council England's Small Capital Grants to make Toynbee Studios even more accessible and carbon neutral by 2025.


Artsadmin announces the 2019/20 BANNER artists

Posted on Oct 7, 2019

Artsadmin is pleased to announce the recipients for the 2019/20 BANNER award: Shereen Zoumot and Sinéad Hargan.


2019/20 Artsadmin Portfolio

Posted on Sep 20, 2019

Have a browse of the artist projects Artsadmin has available to tour in our 2018/19 Portfolio.


Access and inclusion work at Artsadmin

Posted on Sep 18, 2019

Since the spring, we've been doing a lot of listening, talking and thinking, and we have also been focusing on a plan of action to help us to understand and improve our practices and working structures.


Photo by Amy Gwatkin

Artsadmin Summer Intensive with Deanna Rodger

Posted on Sep 3, 2019

Callum Moloney-Joyce took part in the Artsadmin Summer Intensive with Deanna Rodger, in this blog he talks about his experience and shares a couple of new poems written during the week.


Artsadmin receives EU funding for two major collaborative projects

Posted on Aug 6, 2019

Artsadmin is delighted to find out that we have been awarded funding through Creative Europe along with 31 other UK organisations who will benefit from Cooperation Projects funding to run joint initiatives with other European countries.


Artists' Advisory Service at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Posted on Jul 25, 2019

From 1-25 August, Michael from the Artist Development team will be at Edinburgh Festival Fringe offering one-to-one advice to artists presenting work. Book a session here. 


Where, what and who were my roots?

Posted by: Amy Dakin Harris on Jul 1, 2019

Amy Dakin Harris who has been working with Curious on Wild Longings, a performance for gardens and Uproot, a creative community workshop writes about her experience as a mentee on the projects.


Call out for participants: performance and writing workshops with Deanna Rodger

Posted on Jun 6, 2019

Former UK slam poetry champion Deanna Rodger will lead a free writing and performance workshop for 16-25 year olds at Toynbee Studios on Saturday 20 July. 


A letter to artists, audiences and partners...

Posted on May 22, 2019

Artsadmin is deeply saddened to announce the cancellation of our Bursary showcase programme in June due to the withdrawal of participating artists from the events. 


Take a look at this year's 2 Degrees Festival brochure

Posted on May 15, 2019

2 Degrees Festival invites you to take the future into your own hands with a programme of performance, discussion, an exhibition and events.


Edythe Woolley: Q u e e r n e s s A n d T h e A n t h r o p o c e n e.

Posted by: Edythe Woolley on May 13, 2019

Edythe Woolley shares her thoughts after making FISHY which centres on plastic, capitalism, fish and drag when living in The Anthropocene.


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.


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