Learning By Design 4-6 March 2019, London
Learn about the host venues for the next round of the MaxLiteracy Awards
Engage seeks new members for the Engage Council
Children's Art Week Dates announced for 2019!
Explore the rich archive of Engage Journal content
Learn about Celebrate ART, an exciting collaborative project developed to celebrate the creativity of young people through the visual arts in Scotland.
Learn about the six winners of this year's Marsh Awards
Share your projects with over 800 colleagues across the UK
Learn about this year's commissioned artist, Lindsey Mendick, and The Turnpike Pottery

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Winners of 2018-19 MaxLiteracy Awards announced: Attenborough Arts Centre, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Kirkleatham Museum and the Whitworth to host the Awards
The Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, the National Association for Writers in Education (NAWE), and Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, are delighted to announce the host venues for the 2018-19 MaxLiteracy Awards.   Funded by the Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, MaxLiteracy is an exciting initiative that develops new ways of ... Full story

Learning by Design - open for applications
Peer Learning event run by Engage and hosted by the V&A, the Design Museum and the Crafts CouncilMonday 4 - Wednesday 6 March 2019An intensive professional development event for mid and senior career gallery and visual art educators. Take time out to share and reflect on current gallery and arts ... Full story

Connecting the Conversation
North East Area Group MeetingThursday 14 February 2019, 5 - 7pmMiddlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Centre Square, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire TS1 2AZLocation: http://www.visitmima.com/plan-your-visit/getting-here/Free for Engage members, £5 for non-members - booking essential.Connecting the Conversation creates an opportunity to hear from people and organisations adopting different approaches to visual arts engagement and ... Full story

All By Myself?
Yorkshire Area Group Meeting Wednesday 27 February 2019, 2 - 4pm Artlink 87 Princes Avenue Hull East Yorkshire HU5 3QP Directions: https://www.artlinkhull.co.uk/contact/ Free for Engage members, £5 for non-members - booking essential Please come and shake off the winter blues in Yorkshire's City of Culture. A chance to catch-up with colleagues ... Full story

Let's Get Real Conference 2019
Culture 24, Wellcome Collection
Wednesday 30 January 2019
In order to remain relevant for audiences, arts and heritage organisations need to connect digital practice with social purpose. At the Let’s Get Real Conference you’ll learn from inspiring speakers working within and beyond the cultural sector to bring these areas together. Sessions will combine strategic ideas and practical recommendations, ... Full details

Inclusivity & Audiences Symposium: Setting the Tone
Arts Marketing Association
Monday 11 February 2019
What is it about?You create, produce and present work for audiences and visitors. How does diversity feature in your programme? And how does it feature in your approach to audiences?This one-day event will challenge you. It will equip you with confidence to make changes and shape your workplace at a ... Full details

Family Arts Conference 2019
Everyman Theatre
Tuesday 12 February 2019
The UK’s largest family arts and culture conference will explore the value of family engagement and how we can communicate that value to families, funders and the wider cultural sector. This event will bring creative professionals together to explore the benefits and challenges of planning, delivering and monitoring accessible and ... Full details

Implementing the Museum Action Plan 2018: Curating attractive and diverse museums and galleries
Venue TBC
14 February 2019
Speakers Confirmed: Sarah Philp, Director of Programmes, Art Fund Emmie Kell, CEO, Cornwall Museums Partnership Further Speakers TBC Context: Building upon recommendations made by the Mendoza review in 2017, the new Museum Action Plan has set out specific criteria for museums and galleries to improve. In order for museums and galleries to flourish ... Full details

Supporting Young People: Workplace Health and Wellbeing
Artswork Ltd
12 Feb 2019
Equip yourself with the tools and understanding required to promote good mental health in the workplace. Designed to help you negotiate legal frameworks and highlight best practice, this new course places a specific focus on the needs of young people in your workforce. Through resources, information and practical activities, you ... Full details

GEM Advanced Workshop: The Learning Curve – how leading a learning museum can transform your business
V&A, London
Friday 15 February 2019
Nowadays museum purpose is bound up with the search for resilience; whether strategic, cultural, financial or simply in expertise. To achieve true resilience, the museum must become a learning organisation.Learning organisations are organisations that understand and optimise learning. This is not just from the point of view of audience activities, ... Full details

Head of Education, Skills and Enterprise
Youth organisation based in Southampton seeks individual with the leadership, management and entrepreneurial skills needed to support future growth, helping to build momentum, resilience and partnerships. Full description

Artist Educators
New cultural attraction in Plymouth seeks artists to pilot the venue's Artist Educators programme. Full description


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