Supporting artists since 1972, Acme is a charity based in London which provides affordable studios, work/live space, and a programme of artist support. Acme is the single largest provider of affordable artist studios in England, and this year it will support over 800 individual artists across 16 buildings in Greater

About our artist support programme

Aiming to intervene at pivotal moments in artists’ careers, Acme’s programme of artist support is designed to have a transformational impact. Working with a range of international and UK-based partners and donors, the programme supports professional development for artists at all stages of their careers through residencies, bursaries, mentoring and exhibition opportunities. Over 700 artists have benefitted from the programme since its foundation in 1987.

About our development partnerships

Creating new models of delivering permanent, affordable workspace, Acme is the UK’s leading provider of new-build artists’ studios in mixed-use residential schemes. Acme has 15 years experience of working in partnership with commercial developers and housing associations across Greater London.

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