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A Fragile Correspondence, the Scotland + Venice partnership collateral event for the 18th International Architecture Exhibition, to return to Scotland after successful run at La Biennale di Venezia

A Fragile Correspondence will return to Scotland in November 2024 where it will be showcased at V&A Dundee after its May to November run this year in Venice.

Published: 24 Nov 2023

New Scots Scriever announced

Susi Briggs has been appointed as the Galloway Scots Scriever, where she will take up a year-long residency with National Library of Scotland.

Published: 23 Nov 2023

Applying to National Lottery Awards for All for sports and arts-focussed projects

The National Lottery Awards for All Scotland awards funding to grassroots groups and is delivered in partnership by The National Lottery Community Fund (The Fund), Creative Scotland and sportscotland. In this blog, learn more about the awards and how to apply.

Published: 14 Nov 2023

Creative Scotland seeks new Head of Visual Arts

Creative Scotland is seeking an inspirational and experienced Head of Visual Arts to lead on the strategic development of visual arts across Scotland, the UK and internationally. Applications for the post close at 5pm on Monday, 18th December 2023.

Published: 13 Nov 2023

Platforms for Creative Excellence: Edinburgh festivals receive £633,396

Recognised the world over as platforms of creative excellence, festivals in Edinburgh have received a total of £633,396 of additional funding from the Scottish Government through Creative Scotland to support continued strategic development activity.

Published: 09 Nov 2023

An Dannsa Dub, corto.alto, Kairogen, VLURE among Scottish acts nominated in this year’s SAMA

The Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMA) return this year to Glasgow marking their fourteenth edition of the event, celebrating and putting a spotlight on underground music genres and artists from Scotland.

Published: 08 Nov 2023

Success with Welsh access scheme Hynt drives push for UK-wide expansion in the arts and cultural sector

Introducing the new name and website for our planned UK wide access scheme, which aims to improve the experience of D/deaf, disabled and neurodivergent people going to creative and cultural events.

Published: 07 Nov 2023

Nominees announced for 21st Scots Trad Music Awards as public voting opens

A vibrant and talented cast of nominees have been announced for the 21st MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards, with over 110 artists and organisations in the running across 22 categories, showcasing the abundance of talent in Scotland’s traditional music scene.

Published: 06 Nov 2023

New comics industry resource puts comics creators In The Frame

Scotland’s growing community of freelance comics creators and graphic novelists can now access free, best practise industry advice and support thanks to the launch of a brand-new online resource, In the Frame.

Published: 03 Nov 2023

Book Week Scotland gets ready for adventure

Scottish Book Trust, the national charity changing lives with reading and writing, has launched the line-up for Book Week Scotland 2023, which will be themed around ‘adventure’.

Published: 30 Oct 2023