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City Council Arts Officer Contributes to Arts Professional ‘How to…’

Cambridge City Council Arts Development Officer, Akua Obeng-Frimpong has recently contributed a piece in Arts Professional, sharing advice on how to gain support from your local council....

Posted by CAN network on 20th December 2017.

‘Future of sculpture’ Artist Zachary Eastwood-Bloom, installs ‘The Confusion’, at New Woolf Institute building

A sculpture completed by artist Zachary Eastwood-Bloom, who was commissioned to create a centrepiece sculpture for the main entrance to the Woolf Institute’s new building, has...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2017.

Arts Leaders and MPs urge rethink on European Capital of Culture

89 cultural professionals and artists have called on the Government and the European Union (EU) to “urgently reopen negotiations” on the UK’s involvement in the European...

Posted by CAN network on 8th December 2017.

Aritsts Are Getting Poorer

In the UK survey of 823 artists, 55.1% say they earn between £1,000 and £5,000 net per year while 17.7% earn between £5,000 and £10,000. At the raw end, 9.3%...

Posted by CAN network on 8th December 2017.

Cambridge Junction bids farewell to Daniel Brine

Daniel Brine is stepping down after 5 years as Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Cambridge Junction. He'll be taking up a new post with the Norfold and Norwich Festival....

Posted by CAN network on 8th December 2017.

Arts trustees more diverse than wider charity sector

(First published in Arts Professional 24-11-17) New data has allowed the arts sector to be benchmarked against the wider charity sector, as the Charity Commission calls for charities...

Posted by CAN network on 1st December 2017.