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Get Creative in Hull

February 18 2016

The guidance notes for HULL 2017 CREATIVE COMMUNITIES PROGRAMME are out, and it looks like its going to be a very inclusive and broad programme, with grants between £300 to £10K available. It's an easy read and the aims and...

Give a kick to ‘Fireworking’

February 15 2016

We're very happy to support 'Fireworking', a book to celebrate the pyrotechnic work of The World Famous - there's a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for publication. What is Fireworking? For 15 years, The World Famous thrilled and entertained hundreds of thousands of people...

And More Member Capital Success…

February 11 2016

ISAN Member Walk the Plank is among ten organisations across the North to benefit from the latest round of the Arts Council's small scale capital awards to increase organisations' resilience and enable them to offer improved experiences for both artists and...

ISAN Members Capital Success

February 11 2016

ISAN Members Artsadmin and Emergency Exit Arts are among ten London arts organisations awarded £2.3million towards resilience, sustainability and the future by Arts Council England as part of its small scale capital programme. The successful applicants will be able to develop their...

New work for Wales

February 5 2016

Articulture, in collaboration with the Wales Outdoor Arts Commissioning Consortium, have announced three new commissioned pieces of outdoor work for presentation at eight tour dates across Wales in 2016. Dripping Tap Theatre Company – ‘Webster & Jones: A pocket guide to Wales’  A...

Without Walls line-up 2016

February 1 2016

Thirteen new shows enter the Without Walls portfolio for 2016; it's great to see so many ISAN members, represented alongside some fresh names to the sector. Congratulations to all of them and to the Without Walls team from continuing to develop...

Walk the Plank Manchester Day Masterclasses

January 28 2016

Registration is now open for a further programme of FREE masterclasses brought to you by Walk the Plank in the 2015-2016 season of ELEVATE, giving both artists and community leaders the opportunity to gain inspiration and skills from internationally renowned musicians,...

The Hengistbury Headliners Revealed

January 26 2016

8 UK artists – selected from a total of 80 applications - have been awarded commissions, to create new artworks exploring climate change at the event: Hengistbury Headlines, as part of Activate’s Inside Out Dorset Festival this September. Artists selected are: Arbonauts Jony Easterby Flick Ferdinando Gobbledegook...

For the Love of It: NASA Gathering

January 25 2016

48 hrs of inspiration, creation and fun - a chance to recharge and re-connect and refresh your creative muscles: information, speculation, fun and food; workshop, network, play; National Association of Street Artists get-together and AGM; Guest speakers include David Wheeler from IOU and Manasamitra, plus...

Outdoor Arts success in ACE Touring Fund

January 21 2016

It's very pleasing to see how well represented Outdoor Arts are in the latest round of the Arts Council England's Strategic Touring Fund. The successful bids in Round 23 include: Greenwich+Docklands Festivals - Global Streets: New Horizons for International Outdoor Arts Building on...