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Connect10: connecting artists and cultural venues

A pioneering competition aimed at connecting world-class artists with cultural venues drew thousands of visitors to museums, libraries and galleries across the UK over a May weekend this year.  

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Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra

The world's first all-black orchestra visits the UK for the first time

The Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra and Choir, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, is making its first visit to the UK during September. The world's first all-black symphony orchestra, it will perform in venues in Manchester, London, Bristol and Cardiff.  

Image from Bombardier Train production, Derby, UK

Touring photography exhibition is Open for Business

West Bromwich based National Portfolio Organisation Multistory has commissioned nine leading Magnum photographers to travel the country …

A family taking part in the 2013 Family Arts Festival

Family Arts Festival returns to the UK in October

Returning for its second year - make sure you know what events are happening near …

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Designation Collections list

There are currently 140 Designated collections held in organisations across the whole of England.The following descriptions of the outstanding collections recognised by the Designation Scheme demonstrate the immense richness and variety of the collections held in England's museums, libraries and archives.These world class collections are a lasting source of inspiration …

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Making a complaint

At Arts Council England we try to give the best service possible. However we recognise …

Annual review 2014

Our annual review looks at a range of funded arts activity across the country, and …

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