Ciara Phillips’ Dazzle Ship Scotland Every Woman, created to commemorate the centenary of the First World War, will be on display for its final few weeks in Prince of Wales Dock in Leith, Edinburgh, before closing on 31st January 2017.
Author Nick Sharratt has been announced as the winner of the very first Bookbug Picture Book Prize for his picture book Shark in the Park on a Windy Day, published by Random House. The prize was voted for exclusively by 19,000 Scottish children aged 3-7.
Creative Scotland has awarded over £900,000 National Lottery Funding through the Open Project Fund in November 2016 to 37 recipients, including individual artists and organisations working across the arts, screen and creative industries.
The Board of Creative Scotland met yesterday (19 December) to consider Creative Scotland’s outline 2017/18 budget in the context of the recent Scottish Government’s announcement of its Draft Budget for next year.