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Media Centre

Welcome to the Creative Scotland Media Centre. General enquiries and updates on funded projects can be sent to media.office@creativescotland.com.  

Journalists and PR representatives can also access Creative Scotland's News Releases, Photos, Video, Audio and Supplementary Materials by contacting a member of the Press & Media team.

Media Contacts

Wendy Grannon
Media & PR Manager
T:  +44 (0)131 523 0016
M:  +44 (0)7916 137 632

Sophie Bambrough
Media & PR Officer
T: +44 (0)131 523 0015
M: +44 (0)7747 606 146

Eilidh Walker
Media & PR Assistant
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402064

Latest News Releases

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Charlotte Prodger to represent Scotland at 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia

On behalf of the Scotland + Venice partnership, Creative Scotland is delighted to announce that Charlotte Prodger has been selected to represent Scotland at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.

Published: 30 May 2018

£650,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

£650,000 of Creative Scotland Open Project Funding has been awarded to 35 recipients, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations working across the arts, screen and creative industries.

Published: 30 May 2018

Investing in screen success: Production Growth Fund unlocks £60m in wider economic benefits

Scotland’s screen sector is benefiting from £3.7 million from the Production Growth Fund (PGF) – helping deliver more than £60 million estimated spend in the wider economy.

Published: 30 May 2018

Showcasing Scotland at The Great Escape 2018

Over 3,500 international music delegates descended on Brighton last week for The Great Escape, Europe’s leading festival of new and emerging music.

Published: 25 May 2018

Made in Scotland 2018 - 10 years of showcasing world class performance

Daniel Day Lewis dissected, a rock star lifestyle revealed, military actions and inaction and real life voices of alcoholism are among the highlights revealed as part of 2018 Made in Scotland Showcase.

Published: 24 May 2018

Edinburgh International Film Festival reveals full programme ahead of 72nd edition

Artistic Director Mark Adams has unveiled details of the programme for the upcoming Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), taking place next month between 20 June to 1 July.

Published: 23 May 2018

Crowdfunding mentoring and match-funding programme launched

In partnership with Paved With Gold, we launch a pilot mentoring and match-funding scheme for those looking to embark on a crowdfunding campaign; open to individuals, groups and creative businesses.

Published: 22 May 2018

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