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Director of sound is first Scottish-based winner of prestigious Leslie Boosey Award

Fiona Robertson, Director of the acclaimed Aberdeen-Aberdeenshire based new music organisation, sound, is to be awarded the prestigious Leslie Boosey Award by the Royal Philharmonic Society it was announced today, 28 February 2019.

Published: 28 Feb 2019

Over £790,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

Over £790,000 of National Lottery funding has been awarded to 31 recipients through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations working across the arts, screen and creative industries.

Published: 28 Feb 2019

Arts and non-arts sectors collaborate to See, Learn, Share

Seven artists and creative learning staff in arts organisations have received funding to collaborate with non-arts sector organisations to develop skills, knowledge and understanding that will inform their creative learning work with communities and people across Scotland.

Published: 27 Feb 2019

New fund to Create:Inclusion

Creative Scotland has launched a new fund to further encourage equality of opportunity and tackle under-representation across Scotland’s cultural sector.

Published: 26 Feb 2019

Education is key to securing Scotland's place as a global musical powerhouse

The joy and challenge of learning music is an integral part of the lives of hundreds of thousands of young people in Scotland today, a new study has found.

Published: 26 Feb 2019

BBC and Screen Scotland join forces to put Scotland’s TV industry on world stage

An innovative collaboration between the BBC and Screen Scotland, which aims to put Scotland’s television industry on the world stage, has been announced.

Published: 25 Feb 2019

New fund to support Scotland’s screen professionals

Screen Scotland has launched a new Screen Professional Development Fund to help screen professionals to further their skills in their chosen field.

Published: 22 Feb 2019

2019 Scotland + Venice Professional Development Programme details and team announced

Scotland + Venice is delighted to announce the names of the 17 Scotland-based individuals that will take part in the 2019 Professional Development Programme.

Published: 19 Feb 2019

Recruitment begins for Creative Scotland Board Members

Today sees the launch of a recruitment process to appoint up to four new Creative Scotland Board members.

Published: 19 Feb 2019

Launch of Crowdfunding Creativity campaign

Paper Houses Design launches a new homeware and fashion collection via a worldwide crowdfunding campaign.

Published: 12 Feb 2019