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. You can view and download Creative Scotland logos on our Logos page.

If you're a funding recipient, find out more about ways we can support you in promoting your activity in our Promotion Guide.

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)141 302 1708
M: +44 (0)7747 606 146

Eilidh Walker
Media & PR Officer - Screen
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402 064

Olivia Carr
Media Relations & PR Coordinator
T: +44 (0)141 302 1708
M: +44 (0)7970 962 322

Boilerplates

Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland distributing funding provided by the Scottish Government and The National Lottery. Further information at creativescotland.com. Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram. Learn more about the value of art and creativity in Scotland and join in at www.ourcreativevoice.scot

Screen Scotland is the national body that drives development of all aspects of Scotland’s film and TV industry, through funding and strategic support. Screen Scotland is part of Creative Scotland and delivers these services and support with funding from Scottish Government and The National Lottery. Find out more at screen.scot and follow us on Twitter and Instagram.

Latest News Releases

Looking for an older release? Try searching the archive.

Magnetic, a new Franco-UK network of artists’ residencies

Magnetic is a new network of 8 artists' residencies in France and in the United Kingdom created under the umbrella of Fluxus Arts Projects.

Published: 09 May 2022

Stephen Palmer Travel Bursary Fund recipients announcement

Creative Scotland and Engage Scotland are delighted to announce the first ten recipients of the Stephen Palmer Travel Bursary awards.  

Published: 29 Apr 2022

Mark Cousins pulls focus with ambitious new artwork

117 creative projects receive total of £2.7 million in latest round of Creative Scotland’s Open Fund

Published: 27 Apr 2022

Panel members required for the Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance

Creative Scotland is seeking individuals to join the decision-making panel for the next round of the Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance.

Published: 25 Apr 2022

Debut Lab to support Scottish authors

Scottish Book Trust have unveiled a new initiative to support writers based in Scotland whose debut, full-length work in poetry, fiction or creative non-fiction was published after December 2019 and impacted by the pandemic.

Published: 25 Apr 2022

Creative Scotland announces new Climate Emergency commitments

The Plan sets out an ambitious range of actions that Creative Scotland will take to achieve net zero in its operations by 2030 and to help address the climate emergency that we all face. The Plan was developed in collaboration with a project team led by Creative Carbon Scotland and (...)

Published: 21 Apr 2022

Record Number of Scottish Acts To Showcase At The Great Escape

A record 17 Scottish acts have been selected to perform at leading music industry gathering, The Great Escape Festival, which takes place in Brighton from 11 - 14 May 2022.

Published: 21 Apr 2022

New funds for Touring Theatre and Dance

New funds are available for Scottish based artists, companies, producers and venues for touring live theatre and dance work from the Spring of 2023.

Published: 20 Apr 2022

Alberta Whittle invites audiences to heal with her Scotland + Venice Collateral Event at the 59th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia

The Scotland + Venice partnership is delighted to present Alberta Whittle and her new body of work deep dive (pause) uncoiling memory at Biennale Arte 2022.

Published: 20 Apr 2022

Kim McAleese appointed as Director of Edinburgh Art Festival

The UK’s largest annual festival of visual art has announced Kim McAleese as its new Director. She will take up the position ahead of the 18th edition of the festival, which returns from Thursday 28 July to Sunday 28 August 2022.

Published: 13 Apr 2022