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Own Art

Set up in 2004 by Arts Council England, Own Art makes it easy and affordable for everyone to take home high quality contemporary art and crafts. Loans are available from …

Our head office is in Westminster, and our support centre is in Manchester.

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Black Country Living Museum

Black Country Living Museum launches resilient leadership programme

Supported by Arts Council England, the Black Country Museum in the West Midlands is offering museum professionals the opportunity to take part in its Museums and Resilient Leadership Programme. 

Viking schools workshop at the National Maritime Museum - Cornwall

Museums economic impact report published as we announce £17.5 million of new investment in English museums

108 organisations have been successful in the latest round of the Museum resilience fund, on …

Toward a new contract for arts and culture: join the debate

With a general election and a new Government only a few months away, might this …

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The Economic Impact of Museums in England

Museums have a major impact to local and national economies. With continued support from Local Authorities, DCMS and other public and private funders, museums can play an ever more important role in our economy and communities. This report examines the economic impact of museums to England, and it finds that …

Report on Investigation: Grants for the Arts Award for the 2014 Soho Literary Festival

In keeping with our commitment to transparency of information, where we believe that there may …

Cultural activities, artforms and wellbeing

The impact of arts and culture on wellbeing is an area of increasing importance to …

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