Article Archive: April 2018

The £150m Creative Industries Sector Deal supports the development of creative clusters and the roll out of a creative careers programme but prioritises digital businesses over culture.

23 Apr

Arts and culture are given no more than a passing reference in the new Creative Industries Sector Deal, an agreement under which the Government and creative sector businesses in England will work together on initiatives to “boost productivity, employment, innovation and skills”.

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Ahead of our Uncommon Ground symposium, Stella Duffy, Co-Director of Fun Palaces, shares her experience and tells us how Fun Palaces are working to make the arts more inclusive.

23 Apr

As the co-director of Fun Palaces it is not only easy for me to say that all culture should be inclusive, it’s pretty much expected.

Read the full article: Ahead of our Uncommon Ground symposium, Stella Duffy, Co-Director of Fun Palaces, shares her experience and tells us how Fun Palaces are working to make the arts more inclusive.