Arts Award Blog

Celebrating the First World War special edition Arts Award

Since 2014 the First World War Centenary Partnership led by the Imperial War Museums has supported and promoted events across the world to mark 100 years since the First World War. With the centenary ...

The Access Fund is opening soon

On 18 September the Access Fund will be open for applications again. We wanted to preview this by sharing some of the great projects that benefitted from funding in recent rounds.

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 04 Sep 2017

My leadership experience at Mozfest with Helix Arts

When Katie set about doing her Gold Arts Award in 2016 she wanted to explore her own arts practice in digital media as well as support other young people to get involved in digital arts.  So when Heli...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 11 Aug 2017

‘I love it when a plan comes together!’

This week we hear from The Core at Corby and how their Arts Award Good Practice Centre (2015-16) year developed and took shape.

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 08 Aug 2016

Jamie's Arts Award Story

Felicity Kirk is lead Arts Award adviser at The Valley School. One of their students, Jamie, is featured in our Arts Award Story videos and Felicity wanted to tell us a bit more about him…

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 09 May 2016

Create, Share and Debate with Generate - Delivering Arts Award with Towner's youth arts and film team

Esther here, Learning and Participation Coordinator at Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne, an Arts Award Good Practice Centre. I lead on a programme called Generate which is the gallery's long-standing ...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 29 Feb 2016