Arts Award’s continuing development work in digital arts and our partnership with the Mozilla Foundation means that we are increasingly aware of how important it is for young people to be web literate. Continue reading
If you’ve caught up with last week’s blog you’ll know that Arts Award is excited to be returning to Mozfest in London this year, the world’s leading festival for the open internet. We’ll be there from 27-29 October at Ravensbourne in London.
This week we’re launching an important call out for festival proposals. We’re offering Arts Award centres, Supporters and young people the opportunity to deliver a session at the festival. This could be in the form of a workshop, a demo or a piece of work to exhibit. At the heart of our call out are digital arts and the creative use of technology. Continue reading
Arts Award is returning to Mozfest! Our Digital Associate, Julie Neville, tells us about her experience of this year’s planning retreat and what to expect from Mozfest 2017. Continue reading
Caroline Bray, Arts Award Associate for Museums, Heritage and Libraries writes about an exciting new approach to Discover coming out of museums and galleries. Continue reading
Arts Award is delighted to be working with VotesforSchools to find out whether young people think the arts are accessible to all. This week we hear from Vivienne Creevey, CEO of VotesforSchools, about why young people’s voices are important. Continue reading
Continuing our Meet the Team series, this time it’s the turn of Jasmine Popper, Arts Award Operations Coordinator and enthusiastic visual arts workshop facilitator.
The shortlist for the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards were announced last week!
This year we are thrilled to be working closely with CILIP and the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards to help spread the word that not only is reading great fun, it can also contribute to achieving an Arts Award!
Next up in our Meet the Team series is James Wedlock, Arts Award Training Coordinator and talented guitarist and music composer.