'Building a Creative Nation' - Artswork lead campaign to overhaul youth unemployment

Calling all young filmmakers from the UK aged 6 - 19 years...

Take part in Teen Twitter Takeover - Weds 27th August

Artswork's Arts Award Conference 2014

School Film Clubs

Great Theatre for Just £8.50!

Want to host the Max Reinhardt Literacy Awards 2014-15?


Pop-Up-Play Symposium, Thursday 18th September

Artswork CEO Jane Bryant on "Changing the Lives of Young Offenders"

The Reading Agency Launch Summer Reading Challenge 2014

Students from Priory School customise and model duffle coats on board HMS Victory!

Students don’t read books any more. Why?

Why drawing needs to be a curriculum essential

Artswork Receive Further Investment From Arts Council England!

Our CEO Jane Bryant calls on Mr Gove to end headteacher lottery to the arts and champion an entitlement drive

Artsmark South East Conference - Save the Date

Artswork Partnership Investment Launch - Thornden School

Artsmark Training Events 2014/15

Southampton Wider Reach Artsmark Project with Nuffield Theatre – an update

Artsmark Peer Mentor Day 17th June BFI, London: ’Time to Think’

Interested in growing your company whilst offering a young person the opportunity to start their career in the Creative and Cultural Industries?

Artswork working with libraries and Arts Award

Sainsbury’s School Games in Berkshire – Berkshire’s Got Talent

If you could be your favourite childhood storybook character, who would you be?

'6 Ways to Wellbeing' Update

Announcing Heritage Investment 2014

Launch of The Young Writers’ Manifesto by MP Caroline Lucas at the House of Commons

Norden Farm gains national recognition as an ‘Arts Award Good Practice Centre 2013-2014’

Arts Award Development Hubs

Artsmark Conference, South East Bridge

Thursday 23rd October

Thursday 25th September

Youth Arts Project Management - 6-day, accredited course, Manchester

Thursday 18th September

Using the Arts with Juvenile and Young Offenders - Manchester, Manchester

Thursday 16th October

Mentoring: the next creative generation - Norwich, Norwich

Thursday 23rd October

Marketing Projects for Young People in the Arts, Youth and Cultural Sectors - Bradford, Bradford

Tuesday 7th October

Freelance Work with Young People in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Bristol

Tuesday 14th October

Facilitation - with a creative flair! - Leamington Spa, Leamington Spa

Wednesday 22nd October

Evaluating Youth Arts Projects - Southampton

Friday 26th September

Creative Consultation with Young People - Brighton, Brighton

Monday 22nd September

Child Protection and Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors - London

Monday 15th September

Budgeting and Fundraising for Youth Arts Projects - 2-day course, Gateshead, Gateshead

Artswork, a leading national voice for youth arts


Artswork is committed to transforming the lives of children and young people through arts and cultural practice.

Our mission is to place the arts at the heart of work with, for and by children and young people and to champion, lead and facilitate high quality work led by artists, arts and cultural organisations including the development of young arts practitioners/leaders.

We work through strategic alliances with the arts, cultural, education, youth and community sectors and aim to act as national champion to increase opportunities for children and young people to lead, participate, work in, experience and enjoy the arts.

Artswork is a leading national youth arts development agency and a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England.

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23rd July, 2014

‘Building a Creative Nation’ – Artswork lead campaign to overhaul youth unemployment

We are pleased to announce that we are leading on an innovative new lottery-funded Creative Traineeship Programme. The national campaign, ‘Building...

23rd July, 2014

Take part in Teen Twitter Takeover – Weds 27th August

Are you a museum, gallery or other cultural space that would like to take up the opportunity to have teens...

23rd July, 2014

Calling all young filmmakers from the UK aged 6 – 19 years…

Kids for Kids UK is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its 6th Film Festival Competition for children...

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