Awards and prizes as graduate showcase New Art West Midlands opens
a-n report on New Art West Midlands 2018 and the prizes and awards announced in partnership with Trust New Art and Cass Art.
New Irish initiative acknowledges professional status of artists applying for Jobseekers Allowance
The new one-year pilot scheme has been developed in partnership between the department of social protection and the department of arts, heritage, regional, rural and Gaeltacht affairs, in consultation with Visual Artists Ireland and The Irish Writers Centre.
Head to head: can a toolkit solve the sector’s class problem?
This year Jerwood Arts published a toolkit for cultural organisations, designed to encourage greater socio-economic diversity in the arts. Julie Lomax, Chief Executive of a-n The Artists Information Company, sees it as a starting point for helping solve the sector’s ‘class crisis’ – but arts consultant Chrissie Tiller isn’t so sure. – via Arts Professional