Tagged with arts and culture

New Culture Secretary

Matt Hancock MP was appointed Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on 8 January 2018 in a Cabinet reshuffle. He was previously Minister of State for Digital from July 2016 to January 2018. More information online.

Opportunity: Get Creative Festival 2018

Get Creative aims to celebrate and support the everyday creativity happening in homes and public spaces. From 17 – 25 March 2018, the Get Creative Festival will see people coming together to be creative in their local community. The new Get Creative Festival website is now live. There is an event toolkit and an opportunity to … Continue reading

Opportunity: Creative Direction Support – Invitation to Tender

Torbay Culture is looking for a brilliant individual, organisation or consortium to deliver the creative direction of Torbay’s £1.2m Great Place Scheme programme and oversee new commissions of great cultural product that amplify and grow our cultural assets. More details on Torbay Culture’s website Closing date: 10am, Monday 29th January 2018

Season’s greetings

Season’s greetings

Season’s greetings! This year has certainly whizzed by! I hope you’ve enjoyed reading the arts blog over the year and that it has helped you to share your projects, find suitable funding, connect with others as well as keeping you updated with opportunities, resources and developments in the arts and cultural sector. Our guest blogs this … Continue reading

Training: Introduction to Creative and Credible

This introductory workshop to Creative and Credible will explore key principles and methodologies for evaluating creative arts for health and wellbeing. It will explore the types of evidence that might be useful for arts practitioners and organisations seeking to develop a wellbeing focus as part of their work. It will examine each phase of the … Continue reading