Since 1994, Bow Arts have nurtured London’s diverse creativity and talent – creating opportunities to work, learn and enjoy affordable, lifelong access to the arts.

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What we do

Our studios connect artists with local communities, where they can meet other creatives and develop professionally. We give communities greater access to and interaction with the arts, through our learning programme, workshops, exhibitions and events.

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What’s on

Nunnery Café Exhibition | Alvaro Samuel Castro 

Tuesday 21st May 2024 – Sunday 18th August 2024, 9:00am to 4:00pm Bow Road & Nunnery Gallery, 181-183 Bow Road

We are thrilled to announce that Alvaro Samuel Castro will be presenting a new series of drawings, collage and sculptural works for the next Nunnery Cafe exhibition.

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