Richard Alston to leave The Place

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06 Apr 2018

Artistic Director of London’s The Place, RICHARD ALSTON, is stepping down after 24 years to concentrate on his own dance company.

Artsadmin appoints new Executive Director

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06 Apr 2018

Artsadmin has appointed DEBORAH CHADBOURN as its new Executive Director, succeeding GILL LLOYD who steps down after 33 years.

Sarah James to lead Arts Development Company

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06 Apr 2018

The new Chief Executive of the Dorchester-based Arts Development Company is SARAH JAMES. Former Deputy Director of Situations Trust, James joins from the Architecture Centre in Bristol, where she was Director.

Martin and Stainton go it alone

06 Apr 2018

MARI MARTIN, most recently Head of Arts and Events at Norfolk County Council, and NICKY STAINTON, former CEO of Creative Arts East, have joined forces to set up an arts consultancy firm.

Serendipity appoints new team members

06 Apr 2018

Serendipity, the diversity-led arts organisation in Leicester, has appointed composer SAM WARREN as its new Creative Development Manager.

FT Editor to lead Tate galleries

06 Apr 2018

The Editor of the Financial Times, LIONEL BARBER, has been appointed as Chair of the Board of Trustees for Tate galleries.

Appointments at Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy

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06 Apr 2018

DAVID JOHNSON, who until recently was Head of Development at the Albany in Deptford, has been appointed as Head of Programme at Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy, as it becomes a Sector Support Organisation in Arts Council Engla

New Chair for Birmingham Royal Ballet

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06 Apr 2018

The new Chair of the Board for Birmingham Royal Ballet is SIR DAVID NORMINGTON, who was a civil servant for 37 years and is now a governor of the Royal Ballet, Chair of the Governing Council at Warwick University and Vice Chair of

Team appointed at Sunderland Culture

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06 Apr 2018

Three appointments have been made at Sunderland Culture, the new organisation formally launched this week by Sunderland Council, the University of Sunderland and the MAC Trust to strategically lead cultural venues including The Fire Station.

Loz Kaye succeeds Pete Moser

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06 Apr 2018

More Music in Morecambe has appointed LOZ KAYE as Artistic Director to succeed founder PETER MOSER, who steps down a

Stuart Allen returns to Derby Theatre

Stuart ALlen
06 Apr 2018

STUART ALLEN is leaving international dance agency Dance4 to take up the new role of Senior Producer at Derby Theatre. He returns to the theatre where he worked as a freelance Casting Director and Administrator 12 years ago.

Butler joins Void Gallery

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06 Apr 2018

Derry’s Void Gallery has appointed MAEVE BUTLER as its new Head of Access & Engagement.

Mackenzie to replace Wadley at ACE London

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29 Mar 2018

RUTH MACKENZIE will be the new Chair of Arts Council England’s London Area Council from 1 July.

Sillars appointed Director at MIMA

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29 Mar 2018

LAURA SILLARS will join Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art as Director in summer 2018, leaving Sheffield’s Site Gallery where she has been Artistic Director for seven years.

New Chair for Hepworth Wakefield

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29 Mar 2018

Internationally acclaimed design critic ALICE RAWSTHORN will be the new Chair of The Hepworth Wakefield.

Fuke to manage new gallery at Goldsmiths

29 Mar 2018

OLIVER FUKE, Gallery Manager for the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, has been appointed as the new Gallery Manager for Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art, which will open to the public in September 2018.

Peter Moser steps down after 25 years

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29 Mar 2018

Founder and current Chief Executive and Artistic Director of Morcambe-based More Music, PETER MOSER, is leaving the organisation.

Fundraising Regulator announces new CEO

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29 Mar 2018

GERALD OPPENHEIM, currently Head of Policy and Communications at the Fundraising Regulator, has been appointed as the new Chief Executive to replace current CEO STEPHEN DUNMORE, who will be standing down at the en

Heffernan joins Humber Street Gallery

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29 Mar 2018

Formerly Head of Exhibitions at Jupiter Artland near Edinburgh, JOHN HEFFERNAN has been appointed as the new Senior Curator at Hull’s Humber Street Gallery.

Henry leaves Hippodrome

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29 Mar 2018

HELGA HENRY, Director of Organisational Development at Birmingham Hippodrome and previously Director of Creative Shift, is leaving to set up her own consultancy practice.


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