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AV Festival 10

The AV Festival is the UK's leading biennial festival of electronic arts, featuring visual art, music and film. The latest edition of the festival took place across Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland …

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Arts Council England announces changes to its Artistic Assessment programme

Arts Council England’s Artistic Assessment programme is changing to include the increased portfolio of Major Partner Museums and National portfolio organisations’ programmed and participatory work.

Family Arts Festival returns with a bumper selection of events

Last year the inaugural Family Arts Festival hosted over 2,000 events across the UK attracting …

York Helmet at Yorkshire Museum

The North receives over £2 million in Museum development funds as we announce our new Museum resilience fund

Nine museum development providers across the country will receive around £3 million a year through …

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Front page of Arts Council Plan 2011-15

Arts Council Plan 2011-15

This Plan sets out what we will do to deliver our Achieving great art for everyone goals and priorities over the years 2011-15.

New Cultural Destinations

Our mission at the Arts Council is to get great art to everyone – to …

Responses to the Digital Britain interim report

In January 2009, the Government published Digital Britain, a plan to secure Britain’s place at …

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