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 ...

Five ways Arts Award can support arts and cultural organisations

Moderator and Senior Trainer, Judy McFall reflects on five key ways that Arts Award can support arts and cultural organisations to develop their offer:

Author: Judy McFall

Date: 22 Feb 2018

Museum practice and Arts Award

 Museums offer fantastic opportunities for visitors to experience and take part in unique activities. In this week’s blog, Arts Award Museums & Heritage Associate Caroline Bray examines some of the ac...

Author: Caroline Bray

Date: 16 Nov 2017

5 Ways Arts Awards Can Support Your School’s Performing Arts Department

Let’s be honest, we are all too aware of the pressures facing schools when it comes to offering a broad and balanced arts curriculum. Recent changes, along with accountability measures and the English...

Author: Annabel Thomas

Date: 06 Nov 2017

5 Fun Activities to Spark Creativity This Bonfire Night

Autumn is a fantastic season for celebrations and festivities. We know that many primary schools will be linking the work they do in the classroom to events such as Harvest Festival, Diwali or Bonfire...

Author: Annabel Thomas

Date: 01 Nov 2017

Three Spooktastic Ideas to Spark Your Love For The Arts This Halloween

Halloween is coming! And even if you don’t get personally involved by popping on a witches’ hat to watch some horror films, it’s a great opportunity to engage young people in arts activity. To help pr...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 18 Oct 2017