Tech experts and fashion designers could bypass the often lengthy and expensive process of the UK’s current visa system
Doncaster has long shouldered an unwanted notoriety for failing children’s services, political corruption and industrial decline. To add to this unholy trinity of woes it was recently ranked 347 out of 354 local councils in England for participation in the arts.
The Venezuelan conductor showed how poor children could become musicians. Julian Lloyd Webber explains how he was determined to do the same here. The result can be seen at the Proms on Sunday
After the unveiling of a grandiose 3D sign announcing “Welcome to Bournemouth” on a footbridge over the A338, the town’s council confidently declared that it would “promote a sense of arrival for our visitors”.
A painting of John Ruskin which led to the end of the art critic's marriage has been acquired by the Ashmolean Museum.
One of the UK’s most ambitious arts projects which was meant to form a centrepiece of the nation’s Olympic year celebrations was scrapped after organisers admitted it would never come in on budget or on time.
'New plays are vital to the future health of British theatre' they say
First-rate fiction in top-quality translation can do more than transport the reader into a different or a distant world. Just as valuably, it may open our eyes to scenes we thought we knew, casting them – and us – in an entirely fresh perspective.
London’s Southbank Centre is to bring its Festival Wing out of the 1960s and into the 21st century with a £100m overhaul that marks the “final piece in the jigsaw” in the transformation of the cultural venue.
Posthumous gift to Arts Council England comes 10 years after mysterious piano-lover’s death
Mystery deepens over work that disappeared from Poundland wall
Arts Council England has said it is unable to intervene in the sale of a Banksy mural removed from a wall in North London over the weekend.
More than 700 arts organisations supported by Arts Council England will receive a letter tomorrow detailing significant cuts in financial support as a result of an £11.6m reduction in its Government funding.
Delays mean artist's plan for a three-mile vortex above the Mersey may be called off
David Cameron has paid tribute to “Fleet Street legend” Lord Rees-Mogg, who has died after a short illness aged 84.
Government backs plans encouraging hundreds of thousands to bequeath to arts and culture