Upcoming Events

LOCAL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTING THE ARTS
LOCAL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTING THE ARTS 13.30pm - 18.30pm | 8 September 2014

In partnership with: The arts and culture play an important part in fostering the social, economic and cultural capital of an area. They are an important vehicle for ‘place making’ and many councils have invested in the sector over the years. But councils, in the face of unprecedented budget cuts and the competing demands of […]

Current Research

Building a Resilient Local Arts Scene
Building a Resilient Local Arts Scene

In the face of this worsening financial situation, how can councils continue to support a resilient and flourishing arts and cultural scene in their localities? NLGN’s research will look at innovative approaches to sustain support for the arts and culture that go beyond the relentless pressure on budgets for grants and direct financial support.