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Creative Edinburgh's new Chair will be JIM HOLLINGTON, effective April 1. Hollington recently started his own arts and culture consultancy...
NATASHA BUCKNOR MBE will work alongside Free Word CEO and Artistic Director ROMA BACKHOUSE as the company's Executive Director. The words-...
Executive Director and CEO RAIDENE CARTER is leaving Theatre Centre, while ROB WATT has been appointed Interim Artistic Director. A...
Hayward Gallery Senior Curator ZOE WHITLEY will join the gallery in March, succeeding POLLY STAPLE. Whitley has 16 years of curatorial...
After 31 years with the organisation, MICHAEL VOLPE has decided to step down at the end of September. JAMES CLUTTON will be appointed Chief...

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I feel so encouraged by your enterprise, my compliments for your imagination! Paradoxically, this is a feature so lacking in the public...
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I found this report really interesting, thanks for highlighting it. There’s references throughout to the funding bands benefiting...
I don't think this was announced in the most recent honours? We mentioned John's MBE in this article: https://www....
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The article is spot on. Individual visual artists have always had a raw deal from the Arts Council. Whereas dancers and dramatists could...
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Hi Carla Great article! I come from a product design background which helps bring a new set of skills to my job as Curatorial assistant...
Better leisure have done exactly the same to East End library in Newcastle. They've transformed a well equipped and well needed...
Better leisure have done exactly the same to East End library in Newcastle. They've transformed a well equipped and well needed...
Thanks for the comment Rainer. Note additionally that the 2003 MORI study looking at “The Impact of Free Entry to Museums” following the...
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... people are claiming that the ticketing prices in the arts are too high. If only they were lower then people flock in droves to theatres...
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