New Chair for Creative Scotland

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15 Feb 2018

ROBERT WILSON, co-founder of sculpture park Jupiter Artland, has been appointed Chair of Creative Scotland.

Edinburgh Printmakers selects CEO

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15 Feb 2018

Previously Artistic Director/Chief Executive of The Art House in Wakefield, SHÂN EDWARDS has become Chief Executive of Edinburgh Printmakers.

New director posts at Arts Council England

15 Feb 2018

Arts Council England (ACE) has introduced two new Director roles focused on innovation: Head of Publishing, Rights & Images at the National Portrait Gallery, NICOLA SAUNDERS, will be joining ACE as Director of Business Improve

Stanley-Money to lead CPT

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15 Feb 2018

After six years as a theatre and dance producer, and Producer for China Plate, KAYA STANLEY-MONEY has been appointed Executive Director and joint Chief Executive at Camden People’s Theatre.

Sule joins Site

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15 Feb 2018

Currently Assistant Curator at Nottingham Contemporary, ANGELICA SULE has been appointed as Curator at Site Gallery in Sheffield.

CIF announces 2018 Council

15 Feb 2018

The Creative Industries Federation has released information about members of its UK Council for 2018, including Ar

Cave leaves Arts Council

15 Feb 2018

Director of Engagement and Audiences at Arts Council England PHIL CAVE will leave at the end of March to take up consultancy work.

New role for Betsan Moses

15 Feb 2018

Head of Communications at the Arts Council of Wales, BETSAN MOSES, is to become the new Chief Executive of the National Eisteddfod of Wales, an eight-day music and poetry festival.

My Gurus - Mira Kaushik

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15 Feb 2018

Mira Kaushik reveals how an introduction to experimental Indian street theatre in the 1970s and conversations with a vagrant bohemian wanderer shaped her career.

My Gurus – Sean Gandini

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09 Feb 2018

A barefoot dancer and a 90-year-old juggler: Sean Gandini reveals the people who have shaped him and his career.

Hughes to join Norfolk and Norwich Festival

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08 Feb 2018

Previously Capital Project Coordinator for Kettle’s Yard in Cambridge, which re-opens this weekend after a two-year redevelopment, LIZ HUGHES has been appointed Executive Director of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

Journalist Kirsty Lang joins BALTIC

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08 Feb 2018

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead has appointed KIRSTY LANG, presenter of Radio 4’s arts programme Front Row, as Chair of the Board.

Midlane calls time on Polka

Stephen Midlane
08 Feb 2018

After 40 years with Wimbledon’s Polka Theatre, STEPHEN MIDLANE has announced he will retire in August.

ACE selects new directors

08 Feb 2018

Having worked in education and engagement roles at Arts Council England (ACE) since 2008, HANNAH FOURACRE has been promoted to Director of Music Education.

Alexander joins The Place

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08 Feb 2018

Corporate finance lawyer JANE ALEXANDER, who became Pro-Rector (Operations) for the Royal College of Art in 2011, has been appointed Vice Chair of the Board of Governors at The Place.

New Chair for Shakespeare’s Globe

08 Feb 2018

MARGARET CASELY-HAYFORD, currently Chair of ActionAid UK, has been selected as the new Chair for Shakespeare’s Globe.

Bryerley leaves XTRAX

08 Feb 2018

General Manager of XTRAX street arts development agency CHRIS BRYERLEY has left the organisation to take up a new post at the National Trust.

Reappointments at Theatres Trust

08 Feb 2018

TIM EYLES has been reappointed as Chair of the Theatres Trust Board for a second term of three years, to January 2021. He is also Chair of the Jerwood Charitable Foundation and Managing Partner of law firm Taylor Wessing UK.

Chair re-appointed at Horniman

08 Feb 2018

EVE SALOMON will remain Chair of the Horniman Museum board for a second term of four years, until July 2022, after being re-appointed by the Culture Secretary.

UAL to say goodbye to Sorrell

Sir John Sorrell
08 Feb 2018

SIR JOHN SORRELL has announced his decision to retire as Chair of University of the Arts London at the end of July, following a five-year term in office.


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