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Arts crowdfunding pilot to test impact of match funding

A £250k scheme backed by the DCMS will offer match funding to artists and heritage organisations. A £250k pilot project is testing whether match funding can be used to boost...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Arts Council England to impose quantitative measures of arts quality on NPOs

ACE is forging ahead with plans to impose a standardised system for measuring artistic quality on its NPOs, despite a lukewarm sector response and warnings that this will require a “quantum...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

DanceMatters to feature in forthcoming Channel 4 programme

Teacher Naomi Wallen turned her love of dance into a business that caters for all ages, abilities and communities – even a bespoke wedding dance service. I’ve been teaching...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Cambridge Art Fair returns this weekend

Cambridge Art Fair launches Thursday with the ticket-only Private View and then opens to the public on Friday 30th September.  This fabulous event is now in it's 4th year and...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Cambridge Festival of Ideas presents immersive artworks that cross the natural and the digital

Cambridge Festival of Ideas 2016 presents a series of immersive artworks that cross the boundaries between the natural and the digital, and investigate what it means to be human now...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Desk in shared office available

Our company Creative Warehouse (a PR, publishing and design agency) has a desk available in our friendly four-person office in the stylishly-designed Future Business building. This is...

Posted by C Sankey on 28th September 2016.

Community Arts Admin Assistant Post

Cambridge Community Arts are expanding their team to include a Community Arts Admin Assistant (Apprentice). This is a one year apprenticeship post leading to a Level 2 Qualification...

Posted by Jane_CamCommArts on 8th September 2016.

Art Language Location 2016

On September 1 the new website goes live for ALL 2016 www.artlanguagelocation.org This year we are delighted to welcome over 40 artists to Cambridge, creating a potent mix of installations,...

Posted by rosecat on 31st August 2016.

Basca research reveals lack of gender and BME diversity in music composition

New Basca research has revealed the extent of the under-representation of female and black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) composers in the classical music sector. Natalie...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Cambridge City Council’s Community Grant applications are now available

Application forms are now available for 2017-18.  All applications must demonstrate how the funding will reduce social and/or economic inequality, by removing barriers for...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.