Race to Zero: we are investing in sustainable futures

We are investing in new sustainable practises and technology as part of our commitment to the global UNFCCC ‘Race to Zero’ campaign. We are not only embedding sustainability into our curriculum but are also investing heavily in new technology that will ensure sustainable growth. Recently, ACL Witham received a £300k investment in environmentally friendly power.…

Tutor exhibits at Snape Maltings

One of our tutors, Tessa Frampton, has been invited to show her work as a solo exhibition at the Malting Gallery in Suffolk.  Tessa shares the artistic process she went through to develop the collection: “I have been working for a year for this exhibition at the Maltings gallery. I have based the theme on three walks, the…

Sustainable Choices in the Creative Curriculum

Article by Jane, Curriculum Lead – Creative Industries and Culture The terms ‘sustainability’ and ‘sustainable development’ have seen increasing usage since the 1970’s and particularly in recent years, but what do they actually mean? One of the most frequently quoted definitions is from the UN World Commission on Environment and Development Report, which states that “sustainable development is…

We have our winners: Creative Climate Change Challenge

In October, we launched our Creative Climate Change Challenge. We asked you to produce either a piece that highlights the theme of climate change, or something made entirely from recycled/repurposed material. We pleased to announce the chosen winner, and runner-up. Winner: Barbara Here are just a few of the nomination comments: “The artist has really…