Posted in June 2016

Resource: Volunteering in the Arts Toolkit

Resource: Volunteering in the Arts Toolkit

There are many things to consider when encouraging, recruiting and supporting volunteers in the arts and some of these might not immediately spring to mind if your organisation is new or inexperienced in managing volunteers. The Volunteering in the Arts toolkit was developed by Voluntary Arts to provide essential guidance for arts organisations, small and … Continue reading

Funding: Lab:time, National Centre for Circus Arts

The National Centre for Circus Arts has launched the next round of Lab:time. Lab:time is the Centre for Circus Arts programme for innovation and experimentation in the Circus Arts and is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. Through Lab:time individual artists and companies are able to secure research and development time in the Creation Studio … Continue reading

Funding: Comic Relief Core Strength Programme

Funding: Comic Relief Core Strength Programme

As part of its new funding strategy, Comic Relief has launched its new £4 million Core Strength Funding programme for Small Organisations in the UK. The aim of the fund is to support the core running costs of small and medium sized organisations across the UK that help people in deprived communities, including those suffering … Continue reading

Training: Creative Consultation with Young People

Training: Creative Consultation with Young People

Creative Consultation with Young People. 10th November 2016, 10 am- 4.15 pm, Tobacco Factory, Bristol The Course: A one-day course to provide you with hands on, practical tips and techniques for effective youth arts consultation. With increasing pressure from national and local government, funders and young people themselves, it’s time to arm yourself with the … Continue reading

Opportunity: Call out for artists in the south west

Outside In, Arts & Health South West (AHSW) and Bristol Museum & Art Gallery are working in partnership on a new touring exhibition, ‘Alternative Visions: Undiscovered Art from the South West.’ Submissions are NOW OPEN for artists, who align themselves with Outside In’s ethos, to enter work for possible inclusion in the show. The project … Continue reading