Posted in September 2016

Training: Online Arts and Health Courses with the University of Tasmania

Courses created from the latest research from around the globe exploring the health benefits of engaging in creative pursuits in clinical, therapeutic, social and personal health settings. The first course “The Art of Wellness: Visual Arts and Health” is free and starts on 24 October 2016. Source and more details on AHSW website. Advertisements

Opportunity: Call for artists – Practice

Opportunity: Call for artists – Practice

This is an open call for practitioners to test new and innovative contemporary performance and dance work in front of a live audience. Practice will consist of up to four selected extracts of work in progress by solo performers and companies, with the potential for some of the works to be further developed and performed … Continue reading

Job: Museum Manager, Trowbridge (maternity cover)

Trowbridge Town Council are currently seeking a full time Museum Manager to cover a period of maternity leave, to support the Museum Curator in the realization of the vision for an expanded Museum by assuming responsibility for the day to day management. Your key responsibilities will include: Supporting the Museum staff in the effective fulfilment … Continue reading

Funding: Melksham Rotary Club

The pledge from Melksham Rotary Club’s ArtHouse café is to benefit the Melksham community in the form of grants.  Grants will be considered for groups or organisations that make a difference to the lives of the people of Melksham. Presentations of grants usually take place in November/December and May/June each year, so grant application forms … Continue reading

Funding: The Nominet Trust – Social Tech Seed grant

The Nominet Trust which provides funding and support to technology with a social benefit, has announced that its Social Tech Seed Investment Programme has re-opened for applications. Social Tech Seed is an investment programme that offers early-stage investment typically of between £15,000 and £50,000 to social entrepreneurs and charitable organisations who are looking to develop … Continue reading

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Katie Moffat, head of digital at the Audience Agency has circulated another newsletter with updates on what’s happening in the world of social media as relevant to the arts, culture museums and heritage sector. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following useful and practical things: “If you’re looking for a tool to help you measure your … Continue reading