Arts Award Blog

    Raising awareness of mental health through Gold Arts Award

    We hear from adviser and freelance Arts and Music Educator, Kathrina Perry, about a successful Gold Arts Award project that focused on raising awareness of mental health through poetry.

    Building an Arts Award alumni network – we need your help!

    Ten years on, and it feels like the right moment to develop an alumni offer to past achievers of Arts Award!  After all there are nearly 250,000 of them… So we’re working with Upstart Projects, the or...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 30 Nov 2015

    Arts Award Off the Shelf

    Off the Shelf is a new resource designed to support Bronze Arts Award. It will provide useful guidance to help you plan and deliver Bronze, and includes some great resources for both advisers and youn...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 23 Nov 2015


    Arts Award Associate for youth and community, Julie Neville, tells us all about taking Arts Award to MozFest this November, and the growing potential for delivering the award through digital arts.

    Author: Julie Neville

    Date: 16 Nov 2015

    STEM into STEAM

    The Cultural Learning Alliance recently organised an event called STEAM Hack. This 24 hour event, hosted in the Science Museum, London saw groups of leading scientists, artists and teachers come toget...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 09 Nov 2015

    Arts Award and the Cultural Education Challenge

    Arts Council England recently launched The Cultural Education Challenge, an initiative aimed at encouraging a cohesive, joined-up approach to arts and cultural education across all sectors. It is a ca...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 02 Nov 2015

    Case Study: South Tyneside Library

    South Tyneside Library is a busy central library. Adviser Pauline Martin, led a World Book Day Arts Award project with children from a local school, Marine Park Primary. The school visited the library...

    Author: Guest Writer

    Date: 29 Oct 2015

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