Leeds-based artist collective launch site-specific adventure game An ambitious new site responsive adventure game for iOS and Android inviting audiences to download and enter a fictional world via an artwork called If You Go Away was launched by Leeds-based art collective Invisible Flock in September.     An ambitious new site responsive adventure game for iOS… Read More


Over £1.5 million awarded to touring projects in the North Today we’re announcing £1,515,713 awarded to five projects across the North through our Strategic touring programme:       Today we’re announcing £1,515,713 awarded to five projects across the North through our Strategic touring programme: Gary Clarke Company’s COAL (£280,000)COAL is a new, mid-scale, dance… Read More


Exploring how Trusts and Foundations can support arts and culture Arts Council England recently worked with the Community Foundation Tyne and Wear and Northumberland to deliver an event for the arts sector in the North about Trusts and Foundations and the ways in which they can help support arts and culture. Key national foundations such… Read More


Printmakers create world's longest linocut to celebrate Rugby World Cup The world’s longest linocut, Scrum Down Print Forward, has just been made as part of the Rugby World Cup celebrations. Printmakers from across the UK worked together to set a new World Record for the longest linocut print ever created at 33 metres long. The… Read More


£2,773,941 awarded to local arts and cultural projects in the North The Creative People and Places programme is designed to ensure more people create and experience great arts and culture in the places where they live. Following an initial investment of £37 million across 2013-16, the Arts Council is investing a further £10 million in… Read More