Entries by Marice Cumber

Creative Futures 2024

The start of 2024 was an exciting time for Accumulate with the launch of our third instalment of Creative Futures – our innovative programme that aims to break down barriers for people affected by homelessness to enter the creative sector, build their network and access workplace opportunities. Over the past ten weeks, our participants have […]

Creative Futures is back in 2024!

Creative Futures is back in 2024! Creative Futures is a FREE ten-session programmer taking place at Autograph Gallery in Shoreditch, East London between 23rd January and 26th March 2024 This programme aims to break down the barriers for people who are affected by homelessness to enter the creative sector, build networks and have access to […]

Wonderland – 2023 Art Exhibition and Scholarship ceremony

Wonderland As we approach the Summer break it feels like the perfect time to look back at the incredibly special summer showcase event we held at the beginning of July. Sponsored by MTD Group and hosted by Conductor London, One Crown Place and Sun Street Hotel in the City of London, we celebrated the creative […]

Coming Soon! Wonderland

COMING SOON! Accumulate, the Art School for the Homeless presents………Wonderland On Thursday 6th July we will treat our guests to a spectacular display of ceramics, visual art, fashion, film and photographs created by people affected by homelessness. We are so excited to also include a Wonderland live screen-printing and drawing workshop on the night so everyone […]

Creative Futures 2!

The Second Edition After the success of our first Creative Futures sessions back in the summer of 2022 we were delighted to introduce our second edition of this initiative in January this year. An innovative and first-of-its-kind event to build creative employment networks and opportunities between people experiencing homelessness and the creative industries.     […]

Make Art To Teach Art – Job Description

Job Title: MATTA (Make Art to Teach Art) Programme Tutor Contract Type: Freelance  Contract Length: 24 days over 6 months (possible renewal after 6 months)  Salary: £200 per day Accountable to: Director of Accumulate Location: London (mostly Camberwell, some in central London locations) Purpose of Role: Accumulate, The Art School For The Homeless, helps young, […]

Make Art To Teach Art

“Make Art To Teach Art” Programme Tutor Accumulate Art School for the Homeless Job Type: Freelance Salary: £200 per day Closing Date: 19-12-2022 Accumulate Art School for the Homeless is looking for a lead programme tutor for the “Make Art to Teach Art” (MATTA) project. MATTA is a new and sector-changing education project that will be training and […]

Creative Futures Update

Breaking Down Barriers This Summer saw our first Creative Futures event, a two-day workshop of networking and profile building, interview and presentation skills, and matching participants with opportunities in the creative industries. We were thrilled to be hosted by D&AD in their Shoreditch offices. This initiative, which we operate in partnership with leading creative businesses […]

Utopia: A New World for Everyone

Design, Make & Build Your New World Brand new for 2022, this project started in April this year. The brief for our participants, to create their own ‘New World.’ Over ten sessions, the final works will be displayed at this summer’s Waterloo Festival which is attended by around 500 people each year. By completing this […]

Banner of Youth

Our Banner of Youth project, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, started back in March with a series of textile design workshops taking place over eight weeks taking place in the Fountain Room at the Barbican Centre in London. Our workshop poster below was shared with homeless hostels around London inviting participants to come […]