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The Pound’s Annual Open exhibition is back for its 11th instalment

Saturday 01 December 2018

The Pound’s Annual Open exhibition is back for its 11th instalment, from Saturday 8 December. This diverse exhibition held annually in Corsham gives artists of all mediums, at all stages of their career, the opportunity to showcase their work in one of the biggest events of The Pound’s visual arts programme.

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Plymouth confirmed as host city for British Art Show 9

Wednesday 03 October 2018

The UK's largest touring exhibition of contemporary British Art will be heading to Plymouth again in 2021, following the official announcement by London's Hayward Gallery that the city has been selected as one of the four host locations for British Art Show 9 (BAS 9).

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CVAN Regional Strategy Consultation

Monday 09 April 2018

CVAN want to make sure their national strategic plan is as responsive and effective as possible and so they are currently consulting the regional networks.

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Why the arts make us more employable, and why the creative industries are our international economic life-raft

Monday 05 March 2018

The Cultural Learning Alliance and The Edge Foundation have released Briefing Paper No. 2: Employability & Enterprise: Why the arts make us more employable, and why the creative industries are our international economic life-raft.

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ACE Museum & Gallery Exhibition Tax Credit Briefings

Monday 12 February 2018

In March 2018 Arts Council England will be hosting a series of briefing events across England to support museums and galleries to understand and benefit from the Museum and Gallery Exhibitions Tax Relief.

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ACE announce NPO funding decision including 103 South West organisations

Tuesday 27 June 2017

Arts Council England have announced their National Portfolio Organisations funding decision, including 103 South West organisations

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Teaching excellence framework (TEF) results 2017

Friday 23 June 2017

The results of the 2017 teaching excellence framework (TEF) have been released, with more than 130 UK universities and other higher education institutions being awarded gold, silver or bronze ratings for the quality of their teaching.

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Arts and culture downgraded in ministerial restructure

Tuesday 20 June 2017

Arts and culture downgraded in ministerial restructure at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport

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