Celebrating extraordinary arts and culture in Wandsworth and people who make it happen.

Wandsworth Art connects the borough's art lovers with the vibrant wealth of creative talent on our doorsteps. Since 2020, Wandsworth Art has profiled local artists and and creative organisations, published interviews and articles spotlighting the cultural heritage and landscape of the borough, and set out Wandsworth's vision for Arts and Culture.

We Won! Wandsworth is London Borough of Culture 2025

We’re delighted to announce that Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, has chosen Wandsworth to become London Borough of Culture 2025!

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Callout: Black History 365

Callout for commissions for a year-long programme of community-focused, cultural, arts and heritage-based activities and events running from July 2024 to June 2025.

Deadline: 13 May, 10am

Callout: South Asian Heritage Month

Callout for commissions for community-focused, cultural, arts and heritage-based activities and events running from 18 July 2024 to 17 August 2025 celebrating South Asian Heritage.

Deadline: 13 May, 10am

Artist of the Month: Robin Smith

Meet our May artist of the month, Robin Smith. Robin creates bold figurative paintings of fantastical creatures, beautiful women and people in his life. He works intuitively, carefully building up undulating shapes and dense, vivid colours, responding to each line and form as he lays them down.

Arts for Health & Wellbeing

The Arts for Health & Wellbeing initiative is part of Wandsworth’s award-winning Social Prescribing programme, bringing together the social and medical models of health and wellness in a holistic approach to healthcare.

Weaving Out Waste

A new primary schools art project uses reclaimed fabrics to weave a textile river. Children from Wandsworth primary schools will create woven artworks exploring the impact of textile waste on the planet, to be exhibited at Southside Shopping Centre in Spring 2024.

Free e-learning for Wandsworth Creatives

Re:Create is a free online course for Wandsworth creatives who would like to grow their business and make it future-proof.

Creative United will reopen applications for their free 1-1 business mentoring support programme for Wandsworth creatives later in 2024.

Wandsworth Creatives

Wandsworth Creatives is a series of short films that profile people working in creative careers in the borough of Wandsworth and explores their role, how they got there and what skills you need to succeed.

About Wandsworth Art: 2020-2023

In 2020, Wandsworth Art was launched to nurture and support artists, bolster creative networks and introduce local art lovers to their creative neighbours and the amazing cultural organisations that call Wandsworth home.

Wandsworth Artists' Open House

In 2023, Wandsworth Council transferred the management of Wandsworth Artists' Open House to a steering group of local artists, so it could be run as an independent annual event – organised by artists, for artists. Wandsworth Artists' Open House returns on 7 & 8 October and 14 & 15 October 2023.