New Director for National Museums Scotland

06 Dec 2019

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER BREWARD has been appointed to the top role at National Museums Scotland, succeeding Gordon Rintoul, who step

Whalley leaves HOME for Royal Northern College of Music

06 Dec 2019

The Royal Northern College of Music has appointed GEORGE WHALLEY as Director of Finance, with responsibility for the College’s financial strategy.

MIMA appoints academic leaders for art and design

06 Dec 2019

The School of Art & Design at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, which leads Teesside University’s Fine Art provision and Design courses, has appointed curator SARAH PERKS and artist MIKHAIL KARIKIS to pro

Southbank Sinfonia appoints joint chairmen

06 Dec 2019

PROFESSOR PETER TOYNE CBE and DUNCAN SUTHERLAND have joined the Board of Southbank Sinfonia and will share the role of chairman.

Billinghurst to teach at Plymouth College of Art

06 Dec 2019

Artist and researcher DR HELEN BILLINGHURST has been appointed Lecturer of BA (Hons) Painting, Drawing and Printmaking.

Job Ladder: 'I’ve always followed what felt right'

Photo of Jake Orr
05 Dec 2019

From freelance marketing to running his own production company, Jake Orr has always been willing to take a leap into the unknown.

Shaw to lead Bradford City of Culture bid

29 Nov 2019

The leader of Bradford’s bid for UK City of Culture 2025 will be RICHARD SHAW, whose career has included roles at cultural and media organisations including the British Film Institute, the National Theatre, English National Ballet

New CEO for Perth’s Concert Hall and Theatre

29 Nov 2019

NICK WILLIAMS has been appointed Chief Executive of Perth Concert Hall and Perth Theatre by Horsecross Arts, the charity behind the venues.

Mathias joins Theatre Royal Windsor for summer seasons

29 Nov 2019

Theatre Director, Film Director and Writer SEAN MATHIAS has been appointed as Artistic Director at Theatre Royal Windsor to lead four-month summer seasons each year, starting in May 2020.

FACT appoints Maheshwari to lead programming

29 Nov 2019

The new Head of Programme at FACT Liverpool will be MAITREYI MAHESHWARI.

New leader as Tamworth Assembly Rooms prepares to re-open

29 Nov 2019

Theatre director, producer and playwright ADEY RAMSEL has been appointed to lead Tamworth Assembly Rooms, which is due to reopen in the New Year following a £5m refurbishment.

Laflamme to return to Canada

29 Nov 2019

After nine years as Director for Culture at the Québec Government Office in London, where she has been supporting the international development of artists and cultural industry from Québec, MAUDE LAFLAMME is leaving to return to C

Barbican CEO departs after 39 years

Sheila Snellgrove
22 Nov 2019

Plymouth’s Barbican Theatre Chief Executive SHEILA SNELLGROVE is stepping down after 39 years with the organization next year.

Verma to leave Tara Arts

22 Nov 2019

JATINDER VERMA is stepping down as Artistic Director and Co-founder of international touring company Tara Arts, after more than forty years since its beginnings as a community theatre group at Battersea Arts Centre.

Nash to chair National Dance Network

Gregory Nash
22 Nov 2019

GREGORY NASH has been appointed as the new Independent Chair of the National Dance Network, the group of organisations that champion the creation, development and presentation of dance as a contemporary art form in the UK.

NYMAZ appoints new chair

22 Nov 2019

ELEANOR GILL, a musician who was responsible for setting up a community choir in her local area, has been elected as Chair of the North Yorkshire youth music charity NYMAZ, taking over from SARAH DERBYSHIRE.

New CEO at Bridgeman Images

Victoria Bridgeman and Dirk Hendrickx
22 Nov 2019

DIRK HENDRICKX, currently Global Head of Sales and Marketing at Bridgeman Images, is succeeding VICTORIA BRIDGEMAN as the company’s CEO in January.

Angiama to join Iniva

15 Nov 2019

The new Artistic Director at Iniva (Institute for International Visual Arts) will be SEPAKE ANGIAMA.

Moore joins Achates Philanthropy

15 Nov 2019

Former Head of Development at Battersea Arts Centre KANE MOORE has joined Achates Philanthropy in its newly created role of Director of Development.

Freedom Festival appoints Baker

15 Nov 2019

ANTHONY BAKER will replace JENNY HOWARD-COOMBES as the Hull-based organisation’s new Executive Director and Joint CEO.


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