Bronze & Silver Arts Award Adviser Training

Disability arts: the challenge of ensuring creative momentum

Music is Power: how singing and songwriting helped one girl's return to mainstream education

Have your say: Creative Future researching the barriers marginalised and disabled artists face

Arts Award Voice discusses Education vs Creativity!

Young Barbican: Calling all creatives aged 14-25!

Become an Arts Award Voice Reporter | Deadline: 14th September

Work with us! | Conference Programmer & Administrator | Closing date: 7th September

Beyond the Creative Campus: report calls for more collaboration between higher education and the creative economy

Bid to help YOTs make the case for early intervention funding

Arts Council England publish Annual Review 2014/15

A further 100 children's centres facing closure

Friday Afternoons | New songs & resources for 2015

DfE appoints television pundit as schools 'mental health champion'

Wise Words Festival | 4th-6th September

Micro:bit - using technology to inspire digital creativity and develop a new generation of tech pioneers

New figures show the number of 16- to 18-year-olds not in education, employment or training is at its lowest recorded level

RESOURCES | Good Childhood Report 2015 report published

Child Literacy Campaign Launched

Guardian Education: "We need a skilled workforce, but who's paying?"

July/August South East Bridge ENEWS - out now!

Workless young people to attend employment boot camp

YOTs face in-year cuts of £12m

Training on mental health for school nurses must improve, organisations representing the profession say

Creative Apprentice (Live Events) Position - Quay Arts

Teen Twitter Takeover Day: BendyWendyTimeyWimey by Daisy

Teen Twitter Takeover Day: The Artswork Interviews! with Daisy

Teen Twitter Takeover Day: Daisy's Favourite Things!

Leading through Culture: INSPIRED Futures

Work with us! | Conference Programmer & Administrator | Deadline: 7th September

Wednesday 7th October

Budgeting and Funding your Youth Arts Project, Manchester

Wednesday 4th November

Evaluating Youth Arts Projects, Manchester

Thursday 22nd October

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Norwich

Wednesday 11th November

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the arts and cultural sectors

Wednesday 23rd September

Creative Facilitation

Arts & Culture in the UK: priorities for funding, partnership and access

Thursday 8th October

Wednesday 14th October

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Birmingham

Friday 6th November

Mentoring The Next Creative Generation, Manchester

Wednesday 7th October

Funding Your Youth Arts Project, Bristol

Tuesday 8th September

Youth Arts Project Management - A six-day accredited course, Manchester

Thursday 8th October

Evaluating Youth Arts Projects, 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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We deliver our work through a range of programmes
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4th September, 2015

Bronze & Silver Arts Award Adviser Training

Support the young people you work with to achieve qualifications Develop their creativity and leadership skills with Arts Award Arts...

4th September, 2015

Disability arts: the challenge of ensuring creative momentum

4th September, 2015

Taking Off: Sound Connections Challenging Circumstances Music Network Conference 2015

     Tuesday 17 November 2015 9.00am – 4.00pm Cecil Sharp House, in partnership with English Folk Dance and Song...

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We offer events on a multitude of subjects within the youth arts realm - run by ourselves, our partners and others who share our vision
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