CVAN Webinars – The Power of Art: Creating an equitable and inclusive society
Responding to data collected via the recent impact survey on the affect of COVID-19 on the sector, the Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN) of which we are part, organised a series of webinars designed to bring the visual arts together, provide confidence, celebrate innovation and foster interconnectedness as we all move into the next phase of response and recovery to the pandemic. The discussions address pressing questions for the sector over the coming months and years.
DCMS Inquiry: Societal Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport
The DCMS Select Committee is currently inquiring into the societal impact of participation in culture and sport. CVAN are urgently calling for case studies to submit to this.
Creative Industries Federation Responds to The Budget
Yesterday the Chancellor presented his Budget to Parliament. Commitments on innovation, tech, and digital infrastructure were promised, however there is concern that there was no acknowledgement of the importance of the creative industries in growing the country’s economy – despite recent reports.