Arts Award Blog

How art can change the world

The Arts Award blog, often explores different aspects of the arts, from the levels of creativity involved to its’ measurable impact: we’ve written about it all. As the academic year comes to an end, w...

How art can change the world

The Arts Award blog, often explores different aspects of the arts, from the levels of creativity involved to its’ measurable impact: we’ve written about it all. As the academic year comes to an end, w...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 16 Jul 2018

Multiple partnership project enabling over 220 young people to achieve their Arts Award Discover

Karen MacDougall from MacDougall Art tells us about the Hadrian’s Cavalry Project and how she managed and worked closely with a large group of partner organisations and schools to achieve 229 Discover...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 09 Jul 2018

Young people gain real-life skills from a Technical Theatre Bronze Arts Award

Blackpool’s Grand Theatre have developed their first Technical Theatre Bronze Arts Award. Phil Fairhurst, from the Creative Learning department, tells us all about how they consulted with young people...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 02 Jul 2018

Celebrating the Shakespeare Challenge special edition Arts Award

Trinity College London and the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) have been working in partnership on a special edition known as Shakespeare Challenge. This has seen nearly 2,500 Arts Award special editi...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 28 Jun 2018

Nine top tips for delivering Arts Award as part of your festival

The festival season is finally here! Did you know that Arts Award has been successfully embedded and delivered at a number of festivals across the UK including; Juice Festival in the North East, Latit...

Author: Layne Harrod

Date: 25 Jun 2018