CharityDetail

198 Contemporary Arts And Learning Ltd

What it does
    198 Contemporary Arts and Learning is a pre-eminent visual art space in Brixton, which explores the rich diversity of artistic practices informed by globalisation and emerging cultural identities. We foster creative synergies through a challenging artistic and education programme.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
Where it operates
  • Lambeth
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/03/2019 £229,080 £191,620 £37,460 22/11/2019
31/03/2018 £186,018 £159,932 £26,086 18/12/2018
31/03/2017 £261,790 £220,476 £41,314 27/11/2017
31/03/2016 £349,048 £360,030 -£10,982 16/12/2016
31/03/2015 £309,689 £377,656 -£67,967 19/11/2015
31/03/2014 £445,240 £438,332 £6,908 19/09/2014
31/03/2013 £480,316 £377,286 £103,030 05/12/2013
31/03/2012 £306,880 £330,594 -£23,714 24/10/2012
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 6 grant making charities totalling £782,428

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£50,000
30/06/2019
Garfield Weston Foundation 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning Building Development
£35,000
10/02/2019
Comic Relief The Factory project is focused on opening up access, diversity and equality for young people. The Factory is a creative agency and social enterprise challenging the agency world by connecting brands directly with emerging creatives from BAMER communities. A self-sustaining trading subsidiary of 198 Contemporary Arts & Learning will be piloted in 3 stages. This aims to extend work with young creatives into a completely new commercial domain and importantly includes direct support to 60 young creatives from BAMER backgrounds. This grant funding will kick in at Stage 2: pilot delivery from March - May '19
£475,000
31/03/2018
Greater London Authority Undertake the capital works to refurbish and expand 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning Building
£40,000
30/06/2017
Walcot Foundation The Factory - Supporting young people into the creative and cultural industries
£44,000
05/10/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund Voices from the Frontline- An exploration of Railton Road
£63,628
31/12/2015
Comic Relief The Factory
£10,000
31/07/2015
National Lottery Heritage Fund The group will use the funding to upgrade its outdated IT suite that supports the needs of socially disadvantaged people. This will build capacity for this organisation's activities and improve the way in which it meets the needs of its service users.
£64,800
31/05/2014
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salaries of Trainers at a project which provides employment pathways and opportunities for unemployed young people in the London Borough of Lambeth
Governance
Trustees (11)
  • Clarence Thompson MBE
  • Horace Thompson
  • Sam Uwadiae
  • Alvin Elcock
  • Rev Andrews
  • Ajamu Ikwe-Tyehimba (2 trusteeships)
  • Samuel Adewunmi Alebioshu
  • Barbara Asante
  • Baraka Rumamba
  • Linton Johnson
  • Julia Forson
Main office

198 CONTEMPORARY ARTS AND LEARNING
194-198 RAILTON ROAD
LONDON
SE24 0JT

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 801614
  • First registered on 08/06/1989
Objectives

4.1 TO PROMOTE AND PROVIDE AN ARTS EXHIBITION CENTRE AND COMMUNITY CENTRE PRIMARILY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF THE LONDON BOROUGH OF LAMBETH, THE INHABITANTS OF LONDON GENERALLY AND BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCES, WITHOUT DISTINCTION OF SEX OR OF POLITICAL RELIGIOUS OR OTHER OPINIONS, BY ASSOCIATING THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES, VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS AND THE INHABITANTS IN A COMMON EFFORT TO ADVANCE ARTS EDUCATION AND TO PROVIDE FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION AND LEISURE-TIME OCCUPATION WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE FOR THE SAID INHABITANTS; 4.2 TO PROMOTE THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT, PARTICULARLY IN RELATION TO THE ARTS AND PARTICULARLY WITH YOUNG PEOPLE 4.3 THE RELIEF OF UNEMPLOYMENT FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC IN SUCH WAYS AS MAY BE THOUGHT FIT, INCLUDING ASSISTANCE TO FIND EMPLOYMENT.