Introducing our new Start Partners

Introducing the 16 arts organisations who have been selected to join Children & the Arts' UK-wide Start programme beginning in September 2017.Read more

Shetland Arts – a visit to our most northerly partner

Project Manager Grace Heggs writes about her visit to the Shetland Islands, celebrating the end of a successful year of Start with Shetland Arts.Read more

School Fundraiser Raises £2,653 for Children & the Arts

Inspired by her love of the arts, Katy from Wisbech Grammar School held a fabulous art auction to raise money for Children & the Arts.Read more

Partnering with The Cultivist

Children & the Arts is delighted to announce that we will be partnering with The Cultivist to provide exclusive events and opportunities for our Patrons Programme.Read more

Hussam Otaibi appointed as Children & the Arts’ new Chair

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Hussam Otaibi as the new Chair of Children & the Arts.Read more

Dame Penelope Wilton DBE launches PoetryQuest children’s anthology

Our Ambassador Dame Penelope Wilton DBE joined us in June, to launch the Children & the Arts PoetryQuest 2017 Anthology with local schoolchildren at Square Chapel Arts Centre.Read more

Kent school children visit Turner Contemporary

400 school children from five Kent Coastal Alliance schools get involved with a new and exciting Children & the Arts' project with Turner Contemporary, Margate, supported by Artswork, the South East Bridge.Read more

Celebrating three years of PoetryQuest in Calderdale

Square Chapel Arts Centre and Children & the Arts are celebrating the success of exciting literacy project PoetryQuest after three years of working together.Read more

Secondary School Art Prize Winners

Children & the Arts is delighted to announce the winners of their Perspective Secondary School Art Prize. Organised in partnership with the Jack Petchey Foundation, the prize attracted over 850 entries from secondary school children across London and Essex. On Monday 15 May the 30 shortlisted artworks were celebrated and the winners announced.Read more

Quiz Night & Auction raises money to bring arts into children's hospices

The second annual Children & the Arts Quiz Night & Auction, held at the Rosewood London on Monday 8 May, was a huge success, raising more than £60,000 for our Start Hospices programme.Read more