Cultural organisations in receipt of local authority funding are bracing for cuts, but the sector remains optimistic about its financial outlook, according to a new survey.
Lottery funding decisions should be made at sub-national level argues a new report making the case for a radical re-think of arts funding distribution in England.
Targeted mentoring, leadership courses and masterclass events are to be provided to artists from diverse backgrounds in the city.
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Creative industries growth continues to outstrip other sectors, but music, performing and visual arts are faring less well than in previous years.
Wales’ national youth arts ensembles will join forces under a new business model in a bid to safeguard their future.
Higher education institutions will be working with artists and micro creative enterprises in an attempt to improve the flow of information and expertise between the two sectors.
A two-year inquiry will result in the publication of policy proposals, with the hope of seeing the arts become more valued as contributors to health.
Arts organisations are among those to receive a share of a new £20m fund, which is tackling a shortage of affordable creative workspaces in the capital.
Peckham Rd Fire Station, 2015. Photo by Rosie Reed Gold. Courtesy the South London Gallery