Tag Archives: artistic excellence

Last month, Arts Council England (ACE) revealed plans to award grants on the basis of “relevance” rather than “artistic excellence.” As Deputy Chief Executive for Arts and Culture Simon Mellor put it in previewing the national funding agency’s 10-year strategic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A few months ago on a speaking trip to Australia, I had the pleasure of meeting with Nick Herd, Director, Research and Strategic Analysis for the Australia Council for the Arts, and several of his colleagues in Sydney.  Among the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment