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Workshops Week: Bringing artists together across Scotland

Workshops Week is a nationwide initiative that profiles the work of Scotland’s Workshops, eleven organisations with incredible production facilities that support the work of artists at all stages of their careers.

Culture in the time of a Climate Emergency: Unpacking the Green Arts Conference 2019

Creative Carbon Scotland reflect on the key takeaways from their Green Arts Conference 2019.

It’s not like the movies: CashBack For Creativity film explores true impact of motorcycle crime

We find out more about Mummy’s Boy: a short film produced by young people aged 13-15 from North Edinburgh exploring motorcycle as part of a CashBack for Creativity project.

Scottish Glass Society at 40: Celebrating the joys of glass through two exhibitions

We explore two exhibitions as part of the Scottish Glass Society's 40th anniversary exhibitions - Celebration! and On the Edge at the Trades Hall in Glasgow.

Sufi Festival 2019: 'Promoting harmony and cohesion within the community'

This July, the first Sufi Festival comes to Glasgow. A day-long festival spread across the Tramway and the Hidden Gardens, with accompanying events across the surrounding areas of Pollokshields and Govanhill, the Sufi Festival will open a door into the art and culture of Sufism.

Alexia Holt on Cove Park's Scotland + Venice journey - from Argyll to the Biennale and back again

Cove Park's Associate Director, Alexia Holt, talks to us about working with Charlotte Prodger, this year's Scotland + Venice commission, and why it's important for the work to tour in the Highlands and Islands.

Shemaa Abdullah: Art has made me brave

After taking in part in a CashBack for Creativity programme, Sheema Abdullah went on to pursue her vision for a youth group which would be a safe space for young refugees.

Reflecting on Create Syria ahead of Refugee Festival Scotland

Creative Scotland is developing its work for, by and with refugees and migrants in Scotland. Earlier this year, in partnership with British Council, a delegation from Scottish Refugee Council, Counterpoints Arts and CCA were invited on a see and learn visit to Create Syria in Beirut.

Get to know... NEoN

Find out more about NEoN - a digital arts festival, taking place in Dundee every November. NEoN is one of Creative Scotland's Regularly Funded Organisations for 2018-21.

What to look out for at Look Again 2019

We've picked just a handful of commissions to keep an eye out for, as Look Again Festival 2019 festival unfolds.