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UNESCO Report Says Culture Makes Cities Safer and Stronger

Deadline approaches for DCMS Brexit inquiry

Children's Right Alliance for England call on new strategy for policing of children and young people

Youth Justice Board carry out engagement exercise with children and young people

25% off Arts Award Adviser Training!

Youth social action brings communities together, study finds

The way to preserve Art History is to integrate it into other subjects, says Adam Sammut

"Numbers are an important tool for understanding the contemporary world. Used in the right way, they are revealing not reductive."

A charity in Manchester is proving creative movement can support good mental health

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How creativity boosts confidence

October South East Bridge enews - out now! Read it here...

Government set for u-turn on apprenticeships funding cuts

School drama lessons are essential if we are to produce working-class actors, warns Michael Sheen

Thursday 24th November

Funding Your Youth Arts Project, Southampton

Learning from the creative industries: Arts impact studies

Impact in the classroom

Restoring history of art as an A level will not address the underlying issue: the long-term decline of creative subjects in schools, says Mark Londesborough

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Shakespeare Lives in Schools - Global Competition

WATCH | Fluid Motion and HMS Warrior's Youth Theatre project

Re-Observing Juvenile Delinquency at Tate Exchange

The Countdown to this year's Takeover Day has begun!

Congratulations to our Creative Apprentices!

Tricycle Theatre creates six new theatre companies

Drawn Together: Collaborating Creatively Summit

Congrats in order for Enterprise Learning Alliance in Kent

Could arts organisations do more to help young people at the start of their careers?

Research discovers dance and music alter the brain in opposite ways

'A miserable and short-sighted decision' - public speak out about decision to axe A-level Art History

Thursday 10th November

Creative Consultation with Young People, Bristol

Wednesday 16th November

Creating Digital Change, London

Tuesday 28th February

Understanding Further Education: A one-day workshop for the arts and cultural sector, Reading

Tuesday 28th February

Child Protection and Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Birmingham

Thursday 9th March

Fundraising for Schools - A beginners guide to budgeting and bid writing for arts and cultural projects in schools, Milton Keynes

Thursday 9th March

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Bristol

Wednesday 8th March

Navigating the Changing Educational Landscape, Maidstone

Thursday 2nd March

Behaviour Management and Youth Arts, York

Thursday 16th February

Creating Digital Change, Manchester

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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26th October, 2016

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26th October, 2016

UNESCO Report Says Culture Makes Cities Safer and Stronger

The UNESCO makes a strong case for systematically fostering culture in city planning in its new “Global Report, Culture: Urban...

26th October, 2016

Somerset House launches an “experimental workspace for artists, makers and thinkers”

Somerset House Studios launch this month, with 36,000 sq ft of space in the former Inland Revenue offices transformed into...

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