About engage

engage is a membership organisation representing gallery, art and education professionals in the UK and over 20 countries worldwide. engage promotes access to, enjoyment and understanding of the visual arts through gallery education.


We are the UK's most effective advocacy and support organisation for gallery education - join us today.



engage North West Wales Area Group Meeting, Mon 23 May - Storiel & Pontio Visit
  engage North West Wales Area Group MeetingMonday 23 May 2016, 1pm-3.10pmStoriel, BangorStoriel & Pontio Visitengage Cymru Coordinator Angela Rogers and North West Wales Area Rep Gwawr Roberts invite members and regional colleagues to an Area Group Meeting at Storiel, Bangor on Monday 23 May, 1pm-3:10pmStoriel & Pontio VisitPlease join us ... Full story

engage South East Area Group Meeting, Tuesday 14 June at LADA - Ethics
  engage South East Area Group Meeting Tuesday 14 June 2016, 12.00-4.00pm Live Art Development Agency, London The Ethics of Corporate SponsorshipNB - updated agendaengage South East Area Reps invite members and regional colleagues to an Area Group Meeting at the Study Room, Live Art Development Agency (LADA), London on ... Full story

engage East Midlands Area Group Meeting, Wed 22 June - A Creative Walk in Leicester
  engage East Midlands Area Group Meeting Wednesday 22 June 2016, 1.30-4.30pm Attenborough Arts Centre, New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, and Leicester Print Workshop   A Creative Walk in Leicesterengage members and regional colleagues are invited to join engage East Midlands Area Group Reps for a creative walk and sharing meeting ... Full story

Culture Shift: Arts Award Training Opportunities, Brighton
Lighthouse Arts and Training
13 & 26 May; 24 & 30 June; 15 July
Do you work with children and young people? Are you interested in helping young people enjoy the arts and develop their talents Places are available on the following training courses in Brighton.Discover & ExploreThis course is for adults, working with children and young people up to age 25, who want to ... Full details

Research Methods for Exploring Children s Experience of Museums
Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences
Friday 27th May at ICOSS, University of Sheffield
How can we best understand children’s experiences of visiting museums? How can these understandings help us develop better spaces, interpretation and programmes for younger visitors?This practical one day masterclass for museum practitioners, consultants and researchers will explore a range of exciting visual, participatory and arts based methods for working with children in ... Full details

People, Place, Power - Increasing Arts Engagement
27-28 September 2016,
This conference offers an opportunity for Creative People and Places projects to share learning from their different approaches, and for other researchers and practitioners to share perspectives on arts engagement and related issues of participation, community decision making and sense of place.Delegates will have the chance to debate issues, share ... Full details

Developing an accessible educational programme
Victoria & Albert Museum
Monday 27 June 2016
A course for gallery educators who wish to make collections accessible to all audiences. The V&A runs a varied and diverse programme offering different approaches to learning. Participants will learn how to plan and prepare programmes for people with differing disabilities, backgrounds and audience needs, including using touch objects, sign ... Full details

Operations Manager (Maternity Cover)
engage, the National Association for Gallery Education wishes to recruit an Operations Manager to contribute to the efficient running of the organisation. Full description

Make Your Future Project Manager
National development agency for the contemporary crafts seeks a dynamic educator and project manager to ignite a passion for craft in young people. Full description

Head of Learning
Birmingham-based gallery seeks experienced and outgoing candidate to initiate and deliver a high quality programme of audience development and learning activity. Full description


  • Home
    Terms and Conditions
    Cookie Policy
    Contact Us
  • engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, is a charitable company limited by guarantee
  • Charity number: 1087471
    Company number: 4194208
    OSCR no. SC039719
  • Registered office:
    Rich Mix, 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road,
    London E1 6LA