Accessible by Design

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Accessible by Design is a leading digital accessibility consultancy dedicated to transforming digital experiences in the arts and cultural sectors across Europe and North America.

Our Mission

We partner with arts and cultural organizations to ensure their digital content is accessible to all, including blind, visually impaired, D/deaf, and disabled audiences. Our goal is to create inclusive and engaging digital experiences for everyone.

What We Offer

  • Consultancy Services: Tailored accessibility consulting for arts and cultural institutions and their technology partners.
  • Training Programs: Comprehensive training to help your team understand and implement best practices in digital accessibility.
  • Inclusive Usability Studies: Working with our network of usability testing participants, we conduct observed usability studies to identify improvements for disabled audience members.
  • Accessibility Auditing: We undertake thorough audits to identify practical and prioritised guidance on resolving accessibility issues in your digital design, code and content.

Our Team

Accessible by Design was founded by Caspian Turner, who brings over 15 years of experience in the arts, culture, and technology sectors.  Before starting Accessible by Design, Caspian held roles at Glyndebourne, Southbank Centre, Tessitura Network, and as Head of Strategy at Substrakt.

Caspian is a member of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals and an accredited Web Accessibility Specialist, Caspian leads our mission with expertise and passion. Accessible by Design is now a small team of accessibility professionals dedicated to improving access to the arts.

Our Impact

Since we started in 2021, we’ve worked on accessibility projects with arts organisations at all stages and sizes including:

  • Arts Council England
  • Almeida Theatre
  • Chisenhale Gallery
  • National Theatre
  • Nottingham Playhouse
  • Southbank Centre
  • Royal Academy of Arts
  • Tate
  • Victoria and Albert Museum

Join us in making the digital world more accessible for everyone.

Caspian Turner
Tel: +44 (0)20 3062 3124