ACE announce National Lottery Project Grants

ACE announce National Lottery Project Grants

Arts Council England have announced that from March 2018, their Grants for the Arts fund will become Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants. 

Project Grants will become the new open access programme for arts and museum projects, and for arts projects in and with libraries. The fund will continue to help support thousands of individual artists, community and cultural organisations. 

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Two new reports highlight significant economic growth in arts and culture

Two new reports highlight significant economic growth in arts and culture

At the weekend two independent reports were published by Arts Council England highlighting significant economic growth in arts and culture. New figures show that the arts and culture industry has grown 10% in a year, and now contributes £8.5bn to the UK economy - more than double that of the Premier League.

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CVAN Welcomes NPO Announcement

CVAN Welcomes NPO Announcement

Arts Council England's announcement of the recipients of its National Portfolio funding includes 831 organisations and an additional £170million outside London between 2018 and 2022.

CVAN welcomes this significant increase in investment outside London, particularly the support for the smaller-scale, diverse, innovative and artist-led outfits that bolsters the resilience of the visual arts ecology.

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NPO 2018-22: Arts Council England announces 'significant increase' to investment outside London

NPO 2018-22: Arts Council England announces 'significant increase' to investment outside London

This morning Arts Council England announced the recipients of its National Portfolio funding. Those who receive National Portfolio status, will receive regular funding from Arts Council from 2018-22. Arts Council England will invest an additional £170million outside London between 2018 and 2022, offering art and culture to more people and more places than ever before.

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Help Arts Council England understand their reputation as an employer

Help Arts Council England understand their reputation as an employer

Arts Council England are looking to understand what potential job applicants think of their organisation as a place to work. They are looking for people with established careers in the arts to fill out a short survey to help them improve how they engage with job applicants in the future.

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ECVAN successful in ACE Ambition for Excellence bid

ECVAN successful in ACE Ambition for Excellence bid

The East Contemporary Visual Arts Network (ECVAN) is pleased to announce an application to Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence strategic fund has been successful. Receiving a grant of £600,000 over three years will enable ECVAN to deliver a new project: New Geographies of the East.

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Apply for a grant or commission from The Artists Fund

Apply for a grant or commission from The Artists Fund

The Artists Fund is now open for applications for a pilot grants and commissions programme. Five grants of £1,000 and three commissions of £2,000 are available by open application process, with a deadline of 11am on 16 May 2016.

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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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ARTS COUNCIL COLLECTION 70TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

ARTS COUNCIL COLLECTION 70TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS
  • 8 NEW ART COMMISSIONS ACROSS THE UK WITH FIRST OPENING TOMORROW

  • TWO NEW TOURING EXHIBITIONS: NIGHT IN THE MUSEUM CURATED BY RYAN GANDER AND DRAWN FROM LIFE: PEOPLE ON PAPER

  • ARTISTS ANTONY GORMLEY, BRIDGET RILEY, JOHN AKOMFRAH, HEATHER PHILLIPSON, RYAN GANDER, ROGER HIORNS, RICHARD DEACON AND MARK WALLINGER SHARE THEIR THOUGHTS ABOUT THE COLLECTION

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Digital Culture Research: The First Year Results

Digital Culture Research: The First Year Results

The first year results of a joint project investigating the use of digital technology by arts and cultural organisations have been published, setting out the current use and impact of technology and offering best practice examples from the top-ten ‘cultural digirati’.

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