£1.5bn lifeline to keep UK’s arts sector afloat
Britain’s arts and heritage sectors have been promised £1.57bn of help in a long-awaited rescue package described by the government as the biggest one-off investment in UK culture – via The Guardian.
Pack is an artist-led exhibition platform bringing together the work of artists from across the West Midlands. As their planned exhibition was cancelled due to the current situation, they decided to take their exhibition online. Throughout May, they will be sharing a diverse range of work from across the region on Instagram.
Covid-19 impact survey: “a stark reminder of precarity in the arts”
Drawing on the findings of a-n’s recent survey and reflecting the views of over 4,000 members, the Covid-19 impact survey report provides robust insights into the emerging impacts of the public health crisis with 93% of respondents reporting that their practice or career has been affected by the outbreak. – via a-n news