The national funder has announced a root and branch review of its funding processes following public outcry that led to it reversing cuts to five arts organisations.
Despite a successful pilot programme in schools, no funding has been confirmed for the arts programme originally announce by David Cameron.
New research by Arts Council England, produced to inform the Brexit negotiations, has highlighted the negative impact losing funding and free movement could have on the sector.
The digital art agency has described its reduced budget as “an excellent opportunity to sharpen our focus”.
Grant-giving will be disrupted for the next year, as the funder considers introducing loans and corporate funding objectives from 2019.
A new report is heavily critical of the Mendoza Reivew, after identifying a gap between museum resources and the cost of acquiring art through auction.
Arts Council Chair Sir Nicholas Serota will lead a team of 17 creative industry leaders to research the role that ‘creative thinking’ should play within education policy.
Music should be led by young people’s interests and less focused on prescriptive outcomes, according to the findings of a schools action research programme.
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation will grant £750k a year to arts organisations helping primary school teachers use the arts in their classrooms.
A collaboration with the Wolfson Foundation will see theatres of all sizes eligible for up to £20k in funding this year to make their buildings more accessible.
The ‘world first’ live music census also reveals key challenges for venues and information about the economic value of the industry.
The Government spends more money incentivising donations than charities receive through the incentivised donations, researchers at a new independent Tax Centre have concluded.