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Young people make up 2 per cent of the creative & cultural sector workforce. Photo credit: @Briony Campbell

A closer look at our new research findings

Sara Whybrew , 19 February 2019

For the first time since 2012, we have released new data analysing the demographics of the creative and cultural workforce across the UK. Programme Director Sara Whybrew considers how we can use this data to create a more diverse sector, and why an in-depth breakdown is so important.

The myth of meritocracy

Simon Dancey , 25 January 2019

CEO Simon Dancey throws down the gauntlet


Our 2018 Northern Ireland Creative & Cultural Skills Awards

Sarah Jones , 21 January 2019

2018 Northern Ireland Awards


The Immersive Lab is one of only four in the UK. Photo Credit @ Digital Catapult North East & Tees Valley

Leadership colleges imagine a new reality in Gateshead

Sarah Laverty , 20 February 2019

Leadership Colleges have been welcomed to PROTO in Gateshead for an interactive event looking at virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (XR) in the arts and cultural sector. They will be considering the uses and potential of this new technology, and how it can be applied in the education sector.


Creative & Cultural Skills Awards 2019: Shortlist announced!

Sarah Laverty , 13 February 2019

Nominees from a wide range of creative industries


New labour market research on arts, culture, craft and design sectors launched today

Sarah Laverty , 12 February 2019

Launch event in the Birmingham Repertory Theatre