Friction Arts shortlisted for new award
Birmingham-based Friction Arts are amongst those shortlisted for The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation’s new award celebrating the civic role of arts organisations in society during the pandemic.
Arts organisations call on Government to protect artists
Leading arts organisations, including the Contemporary Visual Arts Network (of which we are part), have written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak MP asking him to protect the livelihoods of visual artists affected by COVID-19.
New West Midlands cultural sector unit launched to ensure the recovery of the region’s arts & cultural industries
Led by Culture Central, The West Midlands Culture Response Unit will develop and deliver an action-orientated, sector-led response to the Covid-19 outbreak over the next six months to ensure the visibility, viability and recovery of the cultural sector in the West Midlands.