Creative Europe call for cooperation projects for European Year for Cultural Heritage 2018

Creative Europe call for cooperation projects for European Year for Cultural Heritage 2018

Creative Europe are looking to support cooperation projects related to the European Year for Cultural Heritage 2018. Cultural organisations across the EU are invited to get involved in the Year's activities to reinforce a sense of belonging to a common European space and to promote cultural heritage as a source of inspiration for contemporary artistic creation.

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Registration for Children’s Art Week events open

Registration for Children’s Art Week events open

engage, the National Association for Gallery Education is delighted to announce Children’s Art Week 2016 will take place from Saturday 11 to Sunday 19 June. Events can take place in galleries, arts centres, museums, libraries, schools, and community and youth centres. Venues can register their event until Monday 23 May

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Get Creative Family Arts Festival website opens – upload exhibition details now to be a Festival highlight!

Get Creative Family Arts Festival website opens – upload exhibition details now to be a Festival highlight!

This year’s Family Arts Festival will take place throughout October and anyone can take part. Upload your initial event details by the end of May to guarantee a mention in the Festival’s launch press release and increased exposure in its national and regional press campaigns.

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Get Creative Family Arts Festival 2016 and Awards – take part in the UK’s biggest cultural festival throughout October

Get Creative Family Arts Festival 2016 and Awards – take part in the UK’s biggest cultural festival throughout October

The Get Creative Family Arts Festival will run throughout October 2016, marking the fourth year of this hugely successful national initiative funded by Arts Council England. On 30th March this year’s Festival will be officially launched at the Family Arts Awards event held at The Albany in Deptford, London.

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Artists’ Livelihoods: A comprehensive study of how artists in England live and work

Artists’ Livelihoods: A comprehensive study of how artists in England live and work

Arts Council England has commissioned a new national study, to find out directly from visual artists in England about the economic, social and cultural factors which affect their ability to develop a sustainable practice. 

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Bursary programme supports eight organisations in the North to contribute to the Creative Case for Diversity

Bursary programme supports eight organisations in the North to contribute to the Creative Case for Diversity

The Creative Case for Diversity is the Arts Council's approach to diversity and equality, setting out how both can enrich the arts for artists, audiences and our wider society. Eight organisations in the North have been awarded Creative Case NORTH bursaries to support them in exploring how they contribute to the Creative Case for Diversity.

 

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Meeting Point announce commissioned artists

Meeting Point announce commissioned artists

Meeting Point initiated by Arts&Heritage was funded by the ACE Museum Resilience Fund and supported by CVAN to develop and enhance the skills of museum staff in commissioning contemporary art in ten small/medium sized museums across the North East and Yorkshire.

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The Arts Council Collection is pleased to announce Curators’ Days for Spring and Summer 2016

The Arts Council Collection is pleased to announce Curators’ Days for Spring and Summer 2016

Arts Council Collection Curators’ Days are designed to provide an informal forum for curators from around the country to meet and network. Each event has a special focus, either looking at particular areas of professional practice or visiting new buildings and important exhibitions. All include guest speakers and opportunity for discussion.

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OutsiderXchanges Project Launched

OutsiderXchanges Project Launched

Venture Arts has received funding from Arts Council England for an exciting partnership and project called OutsidersXchanges. Venture Arts is working in partnership with BALTIC, Gateshead, Castlefield Galleries, Manchester and the Contemporary Visual Arts Network to build on experience and audiences. 

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Breeze Arts Festival partnership project open call

Breeze Arts Festival partnership project open call

Breeze Arts Festival is a multi-arts festival organised by young people, for young people aged 11-19. Events take place all across Leeds during the festival. Arts Development are looking for organisations to create a project (in any art form) for young people aged 11-19 to be delivered in the lead up to and during Breeze Arts Festival.

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Take part in the Get Creative Family Arts Festival this half-term

Take part in the Get Creative Family Arts Festival this half-term

It takes just ten minutes to upload a listing and benefit from the Get Creative Family Arts Festival’s largescale marketing and press campaign, which is targeted at family audiences nation-wide and is run by a professional PR team. Journalists will now be directing families to event listings on the Festival website this half-term.

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Joint Visual Arts Submission to Treasury highlights importance of sector to UK economy

Joint Visual Arts Submission to Treasury highlights importance of sector to UK economy

Initiated by a-n and CVAN, with contributions from Scottish Artists Union, Engage and other key organisations the visual arts sector made a joint submission to the Treasury Spending Review outlining a number of key recommendations to help better support the sector.

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Get Creative Family Arts Festival

Get Creative Family Arts Festival

The Get Creative Family Arts Festival, an initiative of the Family Arts Campaign, for which CVAN is a partner organisation, takes place this October 2016. The Festival is a national initiative promoting thousands of arts events for families, and is an entirely free marketing opportunity for arts organisations.

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