Bain joins Max Steiner Orchestra

Vick Bain pictured far right
17 May 2020

As the Vienna-based Max Steiner Orchestra (MSO) becomes the first orchestra to reopen its doors as lockdown restrictions are eased in Austria, VICK BAIN (pictured far right), former CEO of the Ivors Academy, has j

Seabright to join the Creative Land Trust

Gordon Seabright
10 May 2020

After more than five years leading the Eden Project, GORDON SEABRIGHT becomes Chief Executive of the Creative Land Trust, the charity that seeks to secure affordable workspace for artists in perpetuity and is currently aiming to s

Disability Arts Online boosts social media efforts

Deen Hallissey
10 May 2020

DEEN HALLISSEY has become Disability Arts Online’s Digital Influencer as part of a leadership development project in partnership with Access All Areas.

Board appointments at New Writing North

10 May 2020

Six new board members are joining New Writing North from publishing and industry, at a point when the organisation is planning to establish a centre for writing and publishing in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Corali announces Jarrett as Chair

Dr Simon Jarrett
03 May 2020

DR SIMON JARRETT, a historian and academic based at Birkbeck, University of London, has been appointed as the new Chair of Corali Dance Company.

Joint Principals appointed at Chetham’s

Tom Redmond and Nicola Smith
03 May 2020

When ALUN JONES retires this summer, TOM REDMOND (left), the current Director of Music and Artistic Director, and NICOLA SMITH (right), the current Vice Principal, will take on his role and become

New Chair at National Museums Scotland

Ian Russell
03 May 2020

IAN RUSSELL (pictured), a Trustee of National Museums Scotland since October 2018, will be the next Chair of the Board at National Museums Scotland.

Miller to chair Voluntary Arts Scotland

Jill Miller
03 May 2020

Voluntary Arts Scotland has announced that JILL MILLER (pictured) will be its new Chair, replacing MICHELLE SWEENEY, who spent four years in that role.

New Chair for CC Skills

Donald Hyslop
26 Apr 2020

Creative & Cultural Skills, the agency that shapes skills, education and employment best practice in the cultural sector, has welcomed DONALD HYSLOP (pictured) as its new Chair.

Trustee roles for Chang and Thiarai

Dennis Chang and Kully Thiari
26 Apr 2020

The Arts Foundation, which provides financial support for individual artists, has appointed two new trustees.

New board members at Homotopia

(L-R) James Huyton, James Lawler, Danny Kilbride, Joan Burnett and Tammy Reynolds
26 Apr 2020

Five new trustees from Merseyside’s LGBTQIA community have joined the Board of the arts festival Homotopia, to support the work of the core team.

Governance restructure at Philharmonia Orchestra

23 Apr 2020

The merger of Philharmonia Ltd and the Philharmonia Trust has created a single unified charity to govern the Philharmonia Orchestra, which has been owned by its player members since 1964.

Sawhney announced as PRS Foundation’s new Chair

Nitin Sawhney
22 Apr 2020

Ivor Novello Award-winning NITIN SAWHNEY CBE has joined the board of PRS Foundation and will be the new chair of the UK funder of new music and talent development.

Tomorrow’s Warriors appoints two Trustees

Steve Abbott and Lainy Malkani
22 Apr 2020

Music label owner, agent and manager STEVE ABBOTT, and author, journalist and lecturer LAINY MALKANI have joined the board of Tomorrow’s Warriors, the talent development charity, music educator and creative produc

Jones joins BPI as Director of Public Affairs

Sophie Jones
18 Apr 2020

UK record labels association, the BPI, has announced that SOPHIE JONES will be its new Director of Public Affairs.

Nelson promoted to London Area Director role at ACE

18 Apr 2020

TONYA NELSON will be taking on the role of London Area Director at Arts Council England (ACE) when JOYCE WILSON retires in August.

ACE director leaves to join Durham Council

18 Apr 2020

ALISON CLARK, Arts Council England's Director of Combined Arts and Manchester, has left to become Head of Culture, Leisure Sport and Tourism at Durham County Council.

Donagh takes on new role for PHF

14 Apr 2020

The new Director of Strategic Learning, Insight and Influence at Paul Hamlyn Foundation will be HOLLY DONAGH, who takes on a new role for the Foundation, bringing together its communication, research, policy and influencing teams.

Jankowski leaves Creative Europe Desk to join the British Council

14 Apr 2020

The Creative Europe Desk UK Culture team is saying goodbye to CHRISTOPH JANKOWSKI, Head of Culture England and Culture Adviser for the past six years.

New trustees for the OHMI Trust

Ruth Lester and Professor Martin Fautley
14 Apr 2020

Two new board members have joined the OHMI Trust - PROFESSOR MARTIN FAUTLEY, Professor of Education at Birmingham City University, and RUTH LESTER, a consultant surgeon specialising in children with upper limb dif


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