Arts Council England Arts & Culture

Showcasing the best in local, national and international productions, musicals and concerts. An outdoor illuminated art gallery is set to take over Liverpool’s world-famous waterfront once again in 2021 with the theme, Rhythm of the Light. The city region also boasts fifteen theatres and halls, ranging from the modern Liverpool M&S Bank Arena to the Art Deco style Philharmonic Hall, home to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. We’ve awarded over £22.7 million to 66 projects across the country for post-pandemic transformation to cultural organisations from our Capital Investment Programme.

However, he is best known today for his numerous large genre scenes based on proverbs in the manner of his contemporary Jan Brueghel the Elder, depicting The King Drinks and As the Old Sing, So Pipe the Young. Join this summer programme of learning to find out how you can help improve the support for and position of individuals working in creativity and culture. I look after the University’s fine art collection, organise art exhibitions, events and activities. I also liaise with artists, conservators and academics as well as other professional staff around the University to help achieve the objectives of the Arts and Culture Strategy. Lead creative projects with artists, staff, students and partners to create new artwork and share it with the public. Different world cultures have always been a source of inspiration for many artists throughout history.

Discover Culture Through Familiar Masterpieces

The creative hub used a loan to acquire a new, larger-capacity building and scale up its incubator programme for BAME creative entrepreneurs. The historic institution developed new programmes that preserve the voice of Holocaust survivors for generations to come, and explored new uses of cutting edge technology for the museum sector. The arts centre in Wigan is using investment to transform a derelict former hotel into an arts hub for the area.

  • Arts and Culture is a dynamic and busy team, and it’s my job to help it run smoothly.
  • The London venue used investment to set up a digital content subsidiary and produce a pilot run of digital comedy content.
  • Creativity is driven by a sense of possibility; it is the process of using imagination and critical thinking to generate new ideas that have value.
  • The creative hub used a loan to acquire a new, larger-capacity building and scale up its incubator programme for BAME creative entrepreneurs.

Down on the waterfront at Albert Dock is Tate Liverpool, the home of contemporary art in the North, staging major international exhibitions throughout the year. The Empire State Building is steeped in history, but it’s no longer New York’s tallest skyscraper! That honor now rests with One World Trade, from the top of which you can look out over the Hudson to see the whole of Brooklyn and beyond. We want to improve our support for individual creative and cultural practitioners, especially at the start of their career, so we can safeguard the future of our industry.

Just a short train or ferry ride away in Wirral is the dainty village of Port Sunlight home of Sunlight Soap and the Lever Brothers. The Lady Lever Art Gallery houses Lord Leverhulme’s personal collection, featuring a wide range of fine and decorative arts. Our creative industries are successful throughout the world -our leading cultural institutions are a calling card worldwide and have important trading links from the US or Germany to China and South Korea. The first 100-story building in Korea, the Lotte World Tower scaled new heights for the nation. Get up to dizzying heights by exploring the view from some of these modern giants, with Street View. This interactive documentary delves into the extraordinary life of one of Britain’s most influential dance figures.

Find Your Art Doppelganger

The value of arts and culture to people and society outlines the existing evidence on the impact of arts and culture on our economy, health and wellbeing, society and education. However, we also understand that arts and culture has a wider, more measurable impact on our economy, health and wellbeing, society and education. We’re a founding member of the National Academy for Social Prescribing. An independent charity that will lead the development of social prescribing across England to help arts and culture play an important role in community healthcare. From events to festivals and commissions to fellowships, there’s a whole host of exciting work happening across our campuses. It’s my job to playfully communicate these innovative and inspired stories of creative discovery to our many audiences, using an engaging mixture of social media, digital marketing, new media and PR.

I’m here to help tell the story of these projects, spreading the word about a variety of inspiring events, research, commissions, collaborations and more. Using skills and knowledge learned from my background in arts marketing, my responsibilities include managing our website, social media, PR and other channels that allow us to raise awareness of the creativity happening around us. Making and experiencing arts and culture transforms quality of life for individuals and communities. Take a look at the work we’re doing to support health and wellbeing and help us to spread the word about how art can make us feel better.