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    Flying the flag for high quality arts experiences in Wales

    Last week the Wales Creative Industries Academy was launched at the University of South Wales, based in Cardiff. This is an incredibly exciting new collaboration between the University of South Wales ...

    A Level and GCSE results – what opportunities can Arts Award provide?

    Every year towards the end of August the press is full of pictures of excited teenagers jumping into the air clutching their exam results. Results season also gives us an opportunity to dig a bit deep...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 12 Sep 2016

    Arts Award – the next 10 years

    As Arts Award Week draws nearer, Arts Award Development Lead Diana Walton reflects on Arts Award's achievements and predicts where we'll be in another 10 years.

    Author: Diana Walton

    Date: 03 May 2016

    Digitising the Arts

    Nesta’s Digital R&D Fund for the Arts recently published a report on how arts organisations are using technology to support their work. They concluded that those engaging with technology and embedding...

    Author: Julie Neville

    Date: 25 Jan 2016

    Supporting Social Action with Arts Award

    Last Monday in Glasgow, the Turner Prize was awarded to a collective, Assemble. Their work – using art to regenerate a local street – prompted much discussion afterwards, part of which was an examinat...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 14 Dec 2015

    Introducing Good Practice Centres

     Each year Arts Award centres apply to be selected as Good Practice Centres. Chosen from across all sectors, these centres bring a breadth of experience of delivering Arts Award successfully. In the b...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 07 Dec 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

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