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 ...

Digital Futures with Dance and Technology

Earlier this year we shared an update from Su Adams at U Can Too, about how they used technology to deliver Discover. Another of Su’s recent projects also featured Arts Award, this time Silver, with D...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 02 Oct 2017

Building up with Bronze, Silver & Gold templates

This week, we’re highlighting some updated resources! These templates are designed to guide young people through each part of Bronze, Silver and Gold with prompts and suggestions that, if used effecti...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 14 Aug 2017

Making Silver Accessible

In an inspiring guest post, Arts Award advisers Kate Duffy & Georgie Bricknell share their experience of working with a group of young refugees. Their project saw young people achieve Silver Arts Awar...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 10 Apr 2017

This Ain’t a Scene - Arts Award, Youth Leadership and developing practice

We are kicking off the first Arts Award blog post of 2017 by re-posting a great blog from the Youth Music Network written by Rachel Parsons at More Music who talks about how she embedded Arts Award ac...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 09 Jan 2017

Add some sparkle to your Christmas show with Arts Award!

It’s a busy time in schools at the moment – not only are teachers battling end of term fatigue, but many schools are in the final throes of putting together their end of year performance. In primary s...

Author: Annabel Thomas

Date: 12 Dec 2016