British musicians are to be able to go on short-term tours to 19 European states visa-free, following separate deals made by the government.
The Edinburgh festivals are back, with the Edinburgh Art Festival already open, the Fringe opening tomorrow (August 6) followed by the Edinburgh International Festival on Saturday (August 7).
The competition to find an emblem for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee next year has been won by a 19-year-iold graphic design student at Leeds University.
Art Fund has launched a new booking hub to encourage the public to visit smaller museums and galleries this summer, in the face of research showing that visitors prefer the big name institutions.
One of the great contemporary sculpture innovators, Phillip King, has died aged 87.
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation is sharing £1m between 40 visual artists and composers in its latest Awards for Artists list.
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, is to invest a further £3m in cultural enterprise zones (CEZs), launched in 2018.
Little Amal, the 10-foot tall puppet portrayal of a nine-year-old Syrian refugee girl, last night began her 6,000 mile journey from Gazuantep on the Syria-Turkey border to the UK, arriving in Coventry as part of the City of Culture celebrations and ending it in Manchester on November 3.
The Canal & River Trust has joined forces with Arts Council England to install art connecting communities along some of England’s waterways.
Eastleigh, the Hampshire town set in the picturesque Hamble Valley, is calling for artists’ bids to be part of a major public art project.