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Millionaire sportswear entrepreneur, Tom Hunter has donated £5m to Kelvingrove Art Gallery (pictured) to build a new education wing. Up to £1.6m has been made available by The Hunter Foundation (...
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An audit of the levels of activity in Irish language and Ulster Scots artforms has culminated in the publication of a report that makes a number of suggestions as to how Northern Ireland?s indigenous...
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The 24 Hour Museum?s kids zone website, at http://www.show.me.uk, has won the award for best Arts, Culture and Heritage project at the Charity Awards 2004. The site displays digital content from...
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Given the increase in international presentations in the UK over the past thirty years, and issues such as cultural diversity and globalisation frequently being addressed in the arts, is there an...
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Stage Exchange is a new programme taking place in Yorkshire and the Humber region, which aims to enable venues and touring companies to develop long-term relationships beyond the often frustrating...
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Libex, the international job-exchange scheme for library and information staff, acts as a clearing house for those who are interested in arranging job exchanges with library staff in other countries...
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Developing and sustaining a cultural network requires patience and a clear set of priorities. Stephen Cashman reflects on the establishment of The Network of Audience Development Agencies, and the...
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The London Arts in Health Forum (LAHF) is a London-based network of health and arts professionals. As the field of arts in health has become more diverse and more widely appreciated, the need for a...
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Fears are mounting that a renewed era of financial instability for the arts could undo the progress in audience development and artistic creativity that has been made over the last four years. Arts...
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Theatre Writing Partnership (TWP) is an initiative that is completely unique to the East Midlands. Funded by the region?s producing theatres (Derby Playhouse, Leicester Haymarket, New Perspectives...
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Ambitious plans to improve facilities for customers, visiting artists and staff at Belfast?s Grand Opera House have been unveiled, together with details of a new fundraising scheme that will see a...
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NETWORKING CULTURE: THE ROLE OF EUROPEAN CULTURAL NETWORKS by Gudrun Pehn (Council of Europe, 1999 ISBN 9 2871 3925 3 £7.50 [£10.25 inc p...
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It is unfortunate that Government paranoia about statistics means that the headline figure being much quoted in the evaluation of the New Audiences Programme is the 800,000 people who have supposedly...
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Munira Mirza thinks anti-racist policies in the arts can sometimes fuel racial tensions rather than appease them.
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John D?Arcy has been appointed Chairman of the new Audience Development Agency for Northern Ireland. He is currently Chief Executive of the Association of Northern Ireland Colleges and also a...
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Gillian Bates takes a look at the lighter side of life and work as a freelance in the arts. I have never before exercised my democratic voting rights in my pyjamas, having just finished off the...
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Loughborough College is a medium-sized Further Education College based in the heart of the East Midlands. Though it boasts a rapidly growing music section and a reputation for business development,...
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“I wonder how many of you have looked at advertising hoardings recently and noticed anything different?”, asks Geoffrey Joyce. “They are now encased in working-at-height platforms...
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After months of speculation, leaks and heated argument, a plan has been drawn up setting out the future of Scottish Opera. The troubled national company will receive a recovery package totalling £7m...
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Arts Services Creative Arts East. Arts Round-up: publicity distribution Service from 100 to 1000 outlets. Artefax: arts direct mail service. Get yourself noticed! Contact: communications@...
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Barclays Bank has seconded one of its strategy and change managers to work with Rosetta Life, an artist-led organisation that enables hospice-based patients to work with a variety of artforms....
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UK Copyright Legislation sets out various rules for determining the author of any type of copyright work. Generally he/she is defined as ‘the person who creates [the work]’. However, this...
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The deal brokered this week by the Scottish Arts Council between the Scottish Executive and Scottish Opera (p1) may bring about a cease-fire in the war between the Executive and the country’s...
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Established 1989 e: info@spitalfieldsfestival.org.uk How it all began… Under the direction of Richard Hickox, the 1989 Spitalfields Festival launched its Education...
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The Arts and Humanities Research Board has appointed Damian Popolo as its new International Affairs Manager, with responsibility for representing the UK arts and humanities community in...

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