Queer performance collective Duckie has branched out from its large-scale theatrical events to create three socially engaged arts clubs
Welcome to London, the capital city of England.
The arts and culture are major forces behind London's status as a world-class, vibrant and diverse city.
The region covers the City of London, 12 Inner London boroughs and 20 Outer London boroughs. It is home to some of the world’s best known art and cultural organisations and a huge range of small and independent organisations that work internationally, nationally, regionally and locally to provide great art and culture for everyone
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London is home to 244 National Portfolio Organisations and two Major Partner Museums and includes one Bridge organisation and four National Youth Music Orchestras. Total investment in these programmes for 2015–18 stands at more than £450 million.
We also invest in artists and art organisations in London through Grants for the Arts, our open access funding programme for art activities.
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Disability arts organisation DASH are pushing the conversation around inclusivity and invisibility forward at their latest Awkward Bastards event.
This new network of local authorities and cultural organisations is helping to take great art and culture to people living in coastal communities around England.
The London Brain Project uses art to explore brain injury in children, with beautiful results
During 2017, the Arts Council and our UK Accreditation Partners will be undertaking a light-touch review of certain aspects of the Museum Accreditation scheme.
Described by participants as “life changing” this year-long leadership programme is helping develop future leaders for the cultural sector. Interested? Apply now.
A programme which will change the face of volunteering in museums is launching in London in January.