Arts Award Blog

    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 ...

    Arts Award opportunities for young people offered through new digital resource, MoovBank from BalletBoyz

    This week on the blog we have a guest post from Arts Award Supporter BalletBoyz – the internationally acclaimed dance company of stage, TV and pioneers of innovative dance education projects. BalletBo...

    Author: Guest Writer

    Date: 20 Feb 2017

    Five steps to moderation

    You’ve just left Arts Award adviser training full of ideas for starting your Arts Award delivery back at your centre. You’re thinking about how Arts Award fits into your setting as well as trying to n...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 13 Feb 2017

    Explore - new ways to moderate

    We’re delighted to now be offering advisers working with groups of young people at Explore level the opportunity to meet with an Arts Award moderator at a standard moderation.

    Author: Katherine Stapley-Smith

    Date: 30 Jan 2017

    How To… : Explore in a week

    The summer holidays are upon us and arts organisations, summer schools and community groups across the country and providing creative opportunities for young people to get stuck into. In this blog pos...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 15 Aug 2016

    Appy Days – Four apps for Arts Award

    Apps are a great way of bringing the arts to young people in a way that’s accessible, immersive and – even better – free! They offer experiences which might otherwise be out of reach, letting curious ...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 11 Jul 2016

    Savvy students shape national activities

    Students at Chingford Foundation School, an Arts Award Good Practice Centre, have been making their mark on Arts Award’s 10th birthday celebrations.

    Author: Cathy Thornhill

    Date: 12 May 2016

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