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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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Summary of party manifestos: what they mean for arts, culture and creativity

With polling three weeks away, we’ve summarised the main arts policies in party manifestos.

Withdrawn by Luke Jerram, Leigh Woods

Local artist encourages climate change debate

A ghostly flotilla of abandoned fishing boats appeared in Leigh Woods near Bristol this morning …

Image of actors in The Money

Exeter arts organisation head to Houses of Parliament for special show

This April Kaleider, who recently joined Arts Council England's National portfolio, will take their ingenious, …

Latest publications

The health and wellbeing benefits of public libraries

In 2014, Arts Council England commissioned SImetrica to conduct a study to value the health and wellbeing benefits of public libraries. Libraries have an important role in society as providers of a range of services from book-lending and computer access to children’s activities, training courses and meeting space. But understanding …

Front cover of the Sustaining Great Art publication

Sustaining Great Art

Written, edited and produced by Julie's Bicycle. Following the second year of the partnership between …

Cover of the catalyst publication with acrobats

Catalyst Evaluation Year One

Written, edited and produced by BOP Consulting. Commissioned by Arts Council England.  We commissioned BOP …

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