Media Centre

Welcome to the Creative Scotland Media Centre. General enquiries and updates on funded projects can be sent to

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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


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Latest News Releases

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2022 Scotland + Venice Professional Development Programme Announced

Following the announcement of Alberta Whittle’s Biennale Arte 2022 Collateral Event with Scotland + Venice – set to open to the public on April 23rd – students and early career practitioners from nine universities, colleges and arts organisations across Scotland have embarked on a career-defining journey designed to provide them (...)

Published: 05 Apr 2022

Wide Days 2022 announce Showcase acts and latest news

This year’s Wide Days showcase is set to feature a diverse range of artists from across Scotland, including seven acts selected for the international talent development programme and four performing at the opening reception.

Published: 04 Apr 2022

Arts, Migration and Cultural Change: Displaced artists & arts organisations to forge new models of mutual support

Scotland based migrant and refugee artists are invited to take part in an initiative designed to enable artists with first-hand experience of displacement, to sustain and develop their practice.

Published: 01 Apr 2022

Mapping contemporary visual art and design education in Scotland

Engage Scotland and Queen Margaret University (QMU) Edinburgh are delighted to launch a mapping research report and 3 case studies exploring engagement with visual art and design in Scottish secondary education.

Published: 30 Mar 2022

Edinburgh International Festival Launches 2022 Programme

From 5 – 28 August 2022, Edinburgh International Festival celebrates its 75th anniversary - discover some highlights and the full programme.

Published: 30 Mar 2022

Healing Through Creativity

The Aye Festival is one of forty five projects, groups and individuals across Scotland, receiving a total of £1,138,198 in the latest round of Open Fund awards through Creative Scotland.

Published: 30 Mar 2022

The Big Project celebrate creativity in Broomhouse

With funding support from Creative Scotland’s Youth Arts Fund, The BIG Project youth & children’s charity has delivered regular music and drama sessions to all pupils from Primary 1 to Primary 7 in Broomhouse Primary School since May 2021, encouraging creativity in the children and young people living in or (...)

Published: 24 Mar 2022

Boswell Book Festival announces 2022 programme

The world’s only book festival dedicated to biography and memoir returns live to Dumfries House from 13-15 May 2022

Published: 24 Mar 2022

Robert Wilson re-appointed as Creative Scotland Chair for the next four years

Robert reflects on the past four years and looks ahead at what’s to come.

Published: 14 Mar 2022

StAnza 2022 hailed a huge success by festival organisers

StAnza, Scotland’s International Poetry Festival 2022, has ended on a high with organisers hailing the 25th festival a huge success.

Published: 13 Mar 2022