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Edinburgh Art Festival announces 2018 Commissions Programme

Edinburgh Art Festival today announces details of the 2018 Commissions Programme, which each year supports Scottish and international artists to develop ambitious new projects as part of the Festival.

Published: 21 May 2018

Applications fir new Scots Scriever noo open

Follaein oan fae the success o the first ivver Scots Scriever residency at the National Library o Scotland, applications ir wance ageen open fir a twa-year residency.

Published: 17 May 2018

Young Films Foundation announces first Skye residency programme

The Young Films Foundation, sister organisation to Scotland’s leading independent film development and production company Young Films, is pleased to announce its first Skye residency programme from Saturday 19th to Friday 25th May.

Published: 16 May 2018

Scotland celebrated at 72nd Edinburgh International Film Festival

In its 72nd year, Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has unveiled a rich selection of Scottish films, filmmakers, acting talent and films shot in Scotland as part of its 2018 Festival programme.

Published: 15 May 2018

One month until PROCESSIONS celebrates 100 years of women voting

Female MSPs gathered today wearing scarves in the colours of the suffragettes Green, White and Violet to mark ‘one month to go’ until PROCESSIONS - a UK-wide, mass participatory artwork celebrating 100 years since the first British women got the vote.

Published: 10 May 2018

Publishing trade mission 'connects Scottish literature to the world'

The fourth International Fellowship Programme from Publishing Scotland facilitates international exchange and comprises nine invited Fellows from Germany, France, Italy, Finland, US, and includes - for the first time - a delegate from South Korea.

Published: 10 May 2018

Scottish success at Royal Philharmonic Society Awards

Scottish guitarist Sean Shibe won the coveted Royal Philharmonic Society Award for Young Artists and composer James Dillon took home the Chamber-Scale Composition prize last night at the prestigious Award ceremony in London.

Published: 10 May 2018

Nominations announced for Scottish Jazz Awards 2018

Glasgow Jazz Festival have announced nominations for the 6th Scottish Jazz Awards. The prestigious ceremony, in association with Hands Up For Trad, will take place at St Luke’s in Glasgow on Sunday 3 June.

Published: 10 May 2018

£120k support to nurture traditional music and dance talent

Eight organisations from across Scotland have received funding awards from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - Youth Talent Development Fund, administered by Creative Scotland.

Published: 08 May 2018

Progress update on Screen Unit - May 2018

As a mark of further progress with Scotland’s new Screen Unit, we launch the refreshed Production Growth Fund with an increased budget of £2million, supported by the Scottish Government and the National Lottery.

Published: 04 May 2018