Tight times

Image of street festival
09 Sep 2013

Arts Development UK’s latest survey on arts spending in local authorities in England and Wales reveals a "dramatic and changing picture". Pete Bryan and Judy Hughes set out their findings.

A land of adventure and discovery

Image of performance of 'Passion'
13 Jun 2013

David Alston recognises that Wales’ physical attractions pull in most tourists but believes that exciting and innovative cultural work is well worth discovering too.

New professional development opportunities for digital producers

Watershed Bristol
30 May 2013

Wales is to step up support for creative technology projects by supporting  producers to embrace the digital context.

The commercial world

Image of concert hall
09 May 2013

Janet Smith discusses how the new arts centre at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama has created commercial opportunities and valuable experiences for the students.

Arts Council of Wales opens artform conversation

Wales Millennium Centre
07 Mar 2013

Dialogue with artists, the arts sector, participants, Assembly members, representative bodies and audience members is underpinning forthcoming arts strategy decisions.

ACW gears up for artform debate

Millennium Stadium
25 Jan 2013

The Arts Council of Wales is determined that its artform strategies should be informed by all who love the arts, not just the ‘usual suspects’

Up in the air

11 Jun 2012

Simon Wales describes how a creative and cultural space in West Bromwich has transformed its ecosystem with a community of floating lily pads

A new mindset

12 Dec 2011

When the Arts Council of Wales challenged Welsh arts organisations to examine the quality of their creative activities and the efficiency of their businesses, it pledged to embark on an organisational review of its own. Nick Capaldi explains the outcome of this exercise

A problem shared…

12 Dec 2011

Wales Millennium Centre is at the hub of a network that shares Tessitura’s state-of-the-art software. David Pearce explains the benefits

Making it theirs

21 Nov 2011

A free stage in the foyer creates opportunity for artists and audiences alike. Sarah Gilbert explains why the Wales Millennium Centre is so enthusiastic about theirs.

ACW establishes cost-cutting measures

21 Nov 2011

The Arts Council of Wales has published detailed plans for the reduction of its own costs to meet Government targets

Emerging concerns

31 Oct 2011

Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales, an independent not-for-profit company, is working closely with the Welsh Government to promote understanding of and action on Sustainable Development

Mixed messages

19 Sep 2011

Michael Tooby sets the record straight on the development of new spaces for the contemporary arts in Wales


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