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We are a not-for-profit organisation delivering arts and education projects in Richmond and beyond. We welcome volunteers to carry out our projects.

We created the exhibitions:

HOW THE VOTE WAS WON for the Museum of Richmond in 2010.

EELPILAND: THE BIRTH OF RHYTM AND BLUES in 2013 which was held at the Stables Gallery, Orleans House in association with Arts Richmond and the Eel Pie Club. 

HOW THE VOTE WAS WON TOURING EXHIBITION 2018 - shown at The Exchange, Twickenham and several museums in south east England.

We also created:

THE GREEN TEEN COOKBOOK project with teenagers in Richmond and Kingston.

SIGHT/UNSEEN Drama Conference with Asian theatre practitioners at Goldsmiths University and Tara Arts in Earlsfield.

THE VIRGINIA PRIZE FOR FICTION - a biennial competition to develop and publish the work of emerging women novelists - now in its 10th year.

Current projects:

VIRGINIA WOOLF IN RICHMOND - a new book and a campaign to raise funds for a statue on Richmond Riverside.

THE APHRA AWARDS -  a new award for women playwrights to be launched in 2020.

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View our film about the campaign for a statue of Virginia

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Our sister company Aurora Metro Books works in association with the charity.

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