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Conference: Uncommon Ground – a symposium exploring the impact of socially engaged art (live stream)

You can watch Uncommon Ground – A symposium exploring the impact of socially engaged art. Join Arts Council England, the British Council and The Lowry from 10.45am on Thursday 22 March 2018 for the live stream of Uncommon Ground. The event will feature speakers from around the arts and culture sector including Poet and Author Lemn Sissay MBE.  Panels will discuss the current impact … Continue reading

Funding: Grants for the Arts Libraries Fund, Arts Council England

Funding: Grants for the Arts Libraries Fund, Arts Council England

The Arts Council England’s Arts Funding for Libraries programme is currently open for applications. Through the programme public libraries and organisations / local authorities managing public libraries can apply for grants of between £1,000 and £100,000 for projects that stimulate ambitious and innovative partnerships between libraries and artists and/or arts organisations to encourage library users … Continue reading

Funding: Arts Council England Project Grants

Funding: Arts Council England Project Grants

Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts fund closes today, 1 Mar 2018. In its place, National Lottery Project Grants open for applications on Monday 5 Mar 2018. If you’re eligible to apply for Grants for the Arts, don’t worry, you will still be eligible to apply for Project Grants. Project Grants is the Arts Council’s new open access programme … Continue reading

Funding: Arts Council England

Funding: Arts Council England

From 1st March 2018, Arts Council England’s (ACE) Grants for the Arts fund will become Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants.  Project Grants is a new open access programme for arts and museum projects and for arts projects in and with libraries. A budget of £97.3 million per year means that funding will be available to … Continue reading

Funding: Arts Council England funding announcements

Arts Council England (ACE) has £39million less per year following a reduction in Lottery sales. ACE also as announces new funding streams and a new name for Grants for the Arts which will now be called “Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants”. Strategic funds will become collectively become known as “Arts Council National Lottery Development … Continue reading

Resource: Culture Change toolkit: developing diverse talent, workforce and leadership

Resource: Culture Change toolkit: developing diverse talent, workforce and leadership

A series of diversity guides has been launched by Arts Council England to help arts organisations ensure equality in their recruitment practices, improve data collection and better support staff development. Split across six themes, the Culture Change Toolkit contains information about current obstacles to diversity and practical steps that could be taken to improve access. … Continue reading