Funding: D M Thomas Foundation for Young People

The central grants programme supports projects that are aimed at children and young people in need, in particular those that involve disabled children, children in hospitals, homelessness and life limited children. There is no limit to the amount you can request, although they will generally not award more than £30,000 a year. You can apply for up … Continue reading

Opportunity: Chaiya Art Awards 2019

The UK’s biggest art awards exploring spirituality through the visual arts with a top prize of £10,000. The Chaiya Art Awards is open to any artist and covers all mediums including painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, glass, textiles, mixed media, photography and video. We have also introduced a new category for Community Groups, who can submit … Continue reading

Marshwood Arts Awards 2019

The Marshwood Arts Awards is the fifth in a series that began in 2008. Designed to highlight and promote the wealth of creativity in the South West, the Awards are divided into six categories: Painting & Drawing Photography & Digital Media Sculpture Applied Arts (to include products such as: Furniture & Works in Wood, Ceramics … Continue reading

Resource: MARCH Network’s Research Corner

The MARCH research corner this month includes the following articles on Community embedded circus-arts workshops improve children’s wellbeing and resilience. Participation in Arts on Prescription schemes significantly improves the mental wellbeing of older people living in the community, alongside fostering a sense of purpose and achievement Participating in community choirs provides a sense of personal … Continue reading

Job: Producer, We The Curious, Bristol

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic individual to lead on the planning and management of We The Curious’ public programming – arts projects, open source science research experiences, workshops, co-design collaborations, commercial events, and other programming across a range of disciplines. You are a creative producer who thrives in a multi-disciplinary … Continue reading