The Power of the arts

Programme Director Emma Moorby writes on the purpose of the charity and our wider importance.Read more

A fond farewell from our Chief Executive

Jeremy Newton has collected some of his fondest memories at the charity ahead of his departure this month.Read more

Teacher and Artist CPD at South London Gallery

Artist-led training for teachers and art educators is an essential part of the Start programme. Here's an example of what South London Gallery programmed for their CPD day in January.Read more

Help us create a new Art Challenge

Opportunity for teachers, arts educators and young people (aged 11-19) to meet our Projects Team and help us build a brand new visual arts challenge for schools and students across London and Essex. Sign up to join us on Tuesday 20 FebruaryRead more

Great Art Quest 2018

We're delighted to launch Great Art Quest for 2018. Our annual visual arts programme introduces children to their local galleries; this year working with schools in Aberystwyth, Cambridge, East London and Shrewsbury.Read more

Dance and science combine to inspire children in Rotherham

This year over 360 Rotherham primary children are receiving an introduction to Indian and contemporary dance through our Start programme with Balbir Singh Dance Company. Eibhlish Fleming visited the launch at Magna Science Adventure Centre...Read more

Carol Concert 2017 - Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Carol Concert on Monday evening (4 December), it was wonderful to see Holy Trinity Church in Sloane Square filled with people supporting Children & the Arts.Read more

Nottingham Schools begin their Start project with Nonsuch

Senior Project Manager Eibhlish travelled up to Nottingham to join Nonsuch in their first term on the Start programme. Teenagers had a whole day out of school, watching a theatre performance and participating in reflective and creative workshops. Read on to hear what they got up to...Read more