Forth Floor Reflections

Author: Lottie McCarthy At Kennington Pleasure Gardens, the 10 of us met for the first time in the incredible 130 Tyer Street building, with thanks to Charles Asprey. Inside a building that is itself a work of art, we spent a week building ourselves. Carving a space in the world for your art and for […]

Art School Plus’ launches its first exhibition in partnership with Metropolitan Workshop 1st November – 30th November 2022

‘Art School Plus are doing two crucial jobs. The first is to allow people to realise that making art to live with is more important than making art to be sold, the second is evolving the support that will help that art be made.’Antony Gormley, sculptor‘Art School Plus’ launches its inaugural exhibition in partnership with […]

Who are we?

Ella Snell is the Founder and Director of Art School Plus, which she established in 2022. She did so because fine art graduates are the least likely of all graduates to work in employment related to their professional training. In addition, there is also ample evidence that gender, ethnicity and socio-economic factors negatively impact the […]

What do we mean by ‘public realm commissioning’?

By ‘public realm commissioning’ we are referring to art which is accessible to the public, irrespective of if it is located on private or public property or has been commissioned by private or public funds. It is usual for this kind of commission to be site-specific. More established examples include sculptures, installation and statues. Art […]