Wednesday 16th November

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Margate

Great Place Scheme launches

New Culture Secretary sets out plans to increase access to arts and culture

Long-distance youth custody placements 'reduce family visits'

Children's mental health services receive £25m boost

September South East Bridge enews - out now!

Thursday 6th October

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Manchester

Tuesday 28th February

Child Protection and Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Birmingham

Journeys Festival International | Portsmouth | 10-22 October 2016

Kick Arts Autumn 2016 Programme Launches

STEAM TEACHMEET... STEM + ARTS = STEAM! | Thursday 6th October | Southampton | 4-5pm

Future Views - imagining the next generation of cultural learning

Thursday 10th November

Creative Consultation with Young People, Bristol

What if? The creative power of a question

A Commitment to young audiences

Become Reading Hacks Instagrammer in Residence

FREE Into Film event | Raising Literacy Attainment Through Film | 20 October | Oxford

Making Space, Glenwood School & Hampshire Youth Offending Services

MK Young Filmmaker of the Year 2016: Win £500 to fund your next creative project!

School Spotlight: Highfield School hosts Stepping Stones children in weekly mentoring programme

Thursday 20th October

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Norwich

Creative Apprentice Charlotte tells us about her year at the National Museum of the Royal Navy

Charities urge more help in tackling pressures facing girls

Can art make us feel better? How art that reflects nature can be good for our wellbeing

Nicky Goulder: On culture and caring

Live stream Fit for the Future event | Wednesday 21st September | 11am

Mental health in the arts: Are we talking about it enough?

September's ENYAN enews - out now! Read it here...

Wednesday 16th November

Creating Digital Change, London

Vacancy: Artsmark Officer

Award Winning Chichester Festival Youth Theatre partners with Worthing Theatres to run new workshops!

Vacancy: School Liaison Manager - Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes

How to... run wellbeing-boosting arts projects

Thursday 24th November

Funding Your Youth Arts Project, Southampton

Using Theatre to teach STEM subjects

Jot it down: date for this year's Youth Work Week announced as 7-13 November

Number of young people in custody falls to new low

Wednesday 5th October

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Gateshead

Thursday 2nd March

Behaviour Management and Youth Arts, York

Thursday 16th February

Creating Digital Change, Manchester

Artswork, a leading national voice for youth arts


Artswork is committed to transforming the lives of children and young people through arts and cultural practice.

Our mission is to place the arts at the heart of work with, for and by children and young people and to champion, lead and facilitate high quality work led by artists, arts and cultural organisations including the development of young arts practitioners/leaders.

We work through strategic alliances with the arts, cultural, education, youth and community sectors and aim to act as national champion to increase opportunities for children and young people to lead, participate, work in, experience and enjoy the arts.

Artswork is a leading national youth arts development agency and a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England.

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We deliver our work through a range of programmes
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We host training and development courses based around the different aspects of working with children & young people in the arts and cultural sector
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28th September, 2016

Great Place Scheme launches

“The Great Place Scheme will fund projects in areas where there is a commitment to embed arts, culture and heritage...

28th September, 2016

New Culture Secretary sets out plans to increase access to arts and culture

“For it is precisely the aggregate effect of these individual experiences that will bring about a healthier, smarter, more peaceable,...

28th September, 2016

Long-distance youth custody placements ‘reduce family visits’

Young people who are held in youth custody miles away from their home receive fewer visits from their family than...

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We offer events on a multitude of subjects within the youth arts realm - run by ourselves, our partners and others who share our vision
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