Artists in Schools was established in 1998 and has many years of experience in successfully placing professional artists into schools and colleges to carry out tutoring workshops.
- Providing artist run workshops in schools to meet National Curriculum programmes of study requirements and attainment targets.
- An extensive resource of working artists offering innovative workshops for schools.
- Using working artists to develop your students' creative work.
- Offering your students the opportunity to work with artists and their art forms.
Operating throughout London, the South East, East Anglia and the East and West Midlands regions we provide schools, colleges and Councils with an extensive register of professional artists who are willing and able to provide high-quality, 'hands on' workshops to students, as well as offering INSET workshops for teachers.
We specialize in tailoring workshops to suit individual requirements; whether you're looking for a one-day workshop, an art week or a much longer-term residency, Artists in Schools can help. We offer at all key stages the opportunity to work with some of the best artists from across your region, working in a wide range of artistic fields.
Using this website you can access our database of artists, download artist's information sheets as well as make initial email enquiries, by clicking on schools enquiry form. Alternatively we are happy to discuss your initial ideas and make suggestions regarding artists, dates, day plans etc over the phone on 03333 442168 or by emailing . From there we will put you in touch with the artist, so that you can develop with them a bespoke plan to meet the needs of your students and organisation.
All our artists are vetted and have supplied references.