Golden Fleece Award winners announced01-Apr-2021
The Trustees of the Golden Fleece Award have announced the six winners of the 2021 Golden Fleece Award, each of whom receives an Award of €10,000.
Artefact - new London Craft Fair announced01-Apr-2021
Artefact, a new contemporary craft fair launches this summer at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour, London on 22 – 29 June 2021.
Post Brexit advice for small Belfast businesses18-Mar-2021
A second free webinar to provide ongoing support to navigate new changes. Delivered by Belfast City Council, but makers across NI are welcome to attend. Friday 26 March 11-12.30pm
Create Day 202101-Mar-2021 - Calls for Makers
Seize your moment in the spotlight and be part of a global celebration of creativity. Be part of Create Day 4 September 2021.
Creating Time Awards for D/deaf and disabled artists1-Mar-2021 - Funding & Grants
The Creating Time Awards for D/deaf and disabled artists is managed by the University of Atypical on behalf of Unlimited and The Paul Hamlyn Foundation. The Awards aim to provide much needed financial support to D/deaf and disabled artists at a time when their potential to generate income has been seriously impacted by the closure of art galleries, theatres, music venues and other creative outlets due to Covid-19.
TOAST Rhythm Competition2-Feb-2021 - Awards & Competitions
Clothing brand TOAST is inviting submissions for an Instagram-based competition where two winners will have the option to display their photograph or piece of work in the window of one of eighteen UK TOAST Shops in April/May 2021 (assuming shops are open by then). Deadline 14 March.
Horizons: Re-Imagining Cultural Sustainability-
Arts and Business invites you to this free half day conference on Thursday 25th March 2021, bringing together local and international speakers representing funders, UK trusts and arts organisations from Northern Ireland and beyond to discuss and debate how we create the change and culture shift required to build a stronger, healthier arts funding ecology for the longer term.
NI Science Festival 2021 Explores Linen in Northern Ireland- Talks
NI Science Festival has commissioned a series of three stunning films documenting the past, present and future of the linen industry in Northern Ireland.
China Now Conference:Cultural Exchange in the New Normal-
UK-China Exchange: Arts and Culture in a Pandemic
During the COVID pandemic, a growing number of cultural activities in China have moved into virtual spaces, from art exhibitions, festivals and film screenings through to tours of the Palace Museum. To open the conference, we explore some of the innovative digital practices that have transformed the country’s cultural industry over the past year, and how these can empower and enrich future collaborations between China and the UK.
Wellbeing and self-care for makers11-Mar-2021
We have teamed up with INSPIRE to deliver a workshop that will reflect on your capacity to build emotional resilience in the face of uncertainty. The workshop will focus on personal and relational resilience when adversity casts a long shadow over sustainable recovery post Covid.
Crafting Business Programme for Makers03-Mar-2021
Crafting Business is part of a Crafting Europe project funded by Creative Europe. Eight countries (including the UK) will be delivering their own respective training programmes in 2021 supporting up to 200 makers across Europe.
Antrim Enterprise Agency Free Digital Training03-Mar-2021
Antrim Enterprise Agency are partnering with Digi Skills to present two free workshops: Creating a Facebook Business Page (19 March) and using Canva (24 March).