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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 Officer - Screen
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402064

Latest News Releases

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Public workshops to help inform Creative Scotland's priorities and funding approach

Scotland’s creative sector and the general public are invited to attend a series of events across Scotland to help inform our priorities and funding approaches.

Published: 01 May 2019

The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award launches for 2019

Eligible albums can now be submitted for consideration as Scotland’s national music prize, The SAY Award, launches.

Published: 01 May 2019

Over £850,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

Over £850k National Lottery funding has been awarded to 40 recipients across the country through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund.

Published: 30 Apr 2019

Charlotte Prodger's new film for Scotland + Venice to tour across Scotland

The Scotland + Venice partnership has confirmed the Scottish tour dates for Charlotte Prodger’s major new single channel video work for the Venice Biennale.

Published: 30 Apr 2019

Relaunched Wigtown Poetry Prize Celebrates Scotland’s Richness of Languages

Wigtown’s international poetry prize has announced major changes designed to celebrate the richness of Scotland's three national languages.

Published: 26 Apr 2019

Artists take over factory as Edinburgh Printmakers reveal new £11million creative hub

The latest addition to Scotland’s cultural scene puts a spotlight on Edinburgh’s burgeoning creative quarter in Fountainbridge.

Published: 24 Apr 2019

Scottish musicians receive support from pioneering Momentum Music Fund

C Duncan, Kobi Onyame, Man of Moon, Martha Ffion and Siobhan Wilson are amongst the latest round of artists to receive support from the pioneering Momentum Music Fund.

Published: 18 Apr 2019

Scotland's rising stars awarded creative talent funding

Young Scots from across the country have been awarded funding to help pursue their creative ambitions through the Time to Shine Nurturing Talent Fund.

Published: 18 Apr 2019

Glasgow to be bursting with musical talent for Jazz Festival 2019

Glasgow Jazz Festival has unveiled its programme for 2019, with over 300 musicians playing more than 40 gigs from Wednesday 19 - Sunday 23 June.

Published: 16 Apr 2019

Showcasing Scotland at The Great Escape 2019

Ten rising Scottish music acts are set to perform at the Europe’s leading festival of new and emerging music, The Great Escape Festival in Brighton from 9 – 11 May 2019.

Published: 11 Apr 2019