OYAP Trust Kick Arts at final exhibition

The Art of Filmmaking Revealed: The Hampshire Picture Co Masterclass Series

Sound research gets a boost thanks to lottery money

What skills do arts sector grads need to develop their career?

Free Event - ARTIST ROOMS, Young People, Galleries; exploring models of best practice

Michael Morpurgo: "The greatest danger you can put children in is making them feel they are not worthwhile"

Culture24's Connecting Collections Conference 2015

Transformers - Museums Association initiative for museum professionals

Arts saved the day for Hampshire teenagers!

May ENYAN enews - out now!

Artswork celebrates International Recycling Day | Sunday 17th May

Call to boost status of arts subjects

Winchester City Council to award grants for arts-based projects and events

BYC pledge to continue campaign for Votes at 16

John Whittingdale becomes UK culture secretary

Call for more inclusive opportunities for disabled young people

RESOURCE // Who stands for youth? Collaborating to influence youth policy

RESOURCE // Supporting Social Change: a new funding ecology

British Youth Council Call for Evidence in Inquiry into Youth Mental Health Services // Deadline: 22nd May

Young people want IRO role to be removed from council control

State Schools and The Foyle Schools Library Programme

Arts Project Funding from the Kevin Spacey Foundation // Apply Now

Women Make Music Grant Scheme // Application deadline: Monday 28th September

EVENT // Ahead for Culture: Championing Cultural Learning in Changing Times

Darren Henley now in post at Arts Council England

Conservative election victory to signal deep spending cuts for children's sector

How would children vote if they could? CYP Now's Enver Solomon considers party manifestos

Music can transform the lives of people with learning disabilities

Sir Ken Robinson: 'The education system is a dangerous myth'

FREE TALK: How important is art in education? | 15th May | 1 - 2 pm | John Hansard Gallery, Southampton

Friday 17th July

Mentoring The Next Creative Generation, Bristol

Thursday 18th June

Youth Arts Project Management - 6 day accredited course, Slough

Wednesday 7th October

Funding Your Youth Arts Project, Bristol

Wednesday 15th July

Starting Out As A Freelancer, Manchester

Tuesday 2nd June

Starting Out As A Freelancer, Birmingham

Tuesday 8th September

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

Thursday 25th June

Evaluating Youth Arts Projects, Norwich

Monday 1st June

Behaviour Management and Youth Arts

Tuesday 2nd June

Mentoring The Next Creative Generation

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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27th May, 2015

OYAP Trust Kick Arts at final exhibition

After four months of intensive creative exploration, OYAP Trust and the young people attending their Kick Arts flexi school mounted...

27th May, 2015

Great Repertoire for Choirs

Wednesday 1 July 2015 2.00pm – 5.00pm Amnesty International UK – Human Rights Action Centre, 17-25 New Inn Yard, London,...

27th May, 2015

Teach Through Music – Final Conference

Friday 10 July 2015 10.00am – 5.00pm Trinity Laban – Faculty of Dance, Creekside, SE8 3DZ, London, United Kingdom This...

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