Tagged with Arts and cultural organisations

Funding: Wiltshire Community Area and Youth Grants

Community area grants offer up to £5,000 of capital funding for local community projects. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their project with their local Community Engagement Manager before making an application. More details by scrolling down the website page here. The community area boards also have funding allocated to provide activities for young people aged 13-19 … 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 sectors. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following: “Very useful content style guide with must read tips about making your content more … Continue reading

Networking: Volunteer Managers Forum

A new forum for the sector has been established with the support of Wessex Community Action. 25 Charitable organisations came together for the inaugural meeting in June and collectively agreed some initial objectives and actions: To bring in experts that organisations on their own can’t access, as well as utilising experts from within the forum. Networking – making links and contact with each … Continue reading

Job: Associate Director, Prime Theatre, Swindon

Job: Associate Director, Prime Theatre, Swindon

Prime Theatre is looking for an ambitious, creative and organised Associate Director to support its work with children and young people. This role will work with the Artistic Director to further develop Prime’s artistic policy – including talent development, programming and community engagement. The Associate Director has responsibility for managing and developing Prime Youth Theatre … Continue reading

Job: Fundraising Manager, Wiltshire Music Centre

Job: Fundraising Manager, Wiltshire Music Centre

Wiltshire Music Centre is offering an exceptional opportunity to join its small and vibrant team as Fundraising Manager. This is a new, full-time role at the heart of the organisation’s ambitious 3-year business plan targeting a significant increase in contributed income to support the development of the Centre. This inspiring role requires an efficient, highly … Continue reading

Guest blog: Madeleine Bertorelli reflects on bringing a contemporary art exhibition to the four Wessex Museums

Guest blog: Madeleine Bertorelli reflects on bringing a contemporary art exhibition to the four Wessex Museums

When contemporary art exhibition, Alchemy: Artefacts Reimagined, went on display at Wiltshire Museum in June, it was the culmination of a year’s hard work by the artist – and the beginning of an exciting touring programme for Wessex Museums. In this guest blog, Madeleine Bertorelli, Creative Programmes Producer for Wessex Museums, explains more about the … Continue reading