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.



Save the Date: engage International Summer School, Belfast, 8-10 September 2015
engage International Summer School 8-10 September 2015Belfast, Northern IrelandApplication will open early AprilWe are delighted to announce that Summer School 2015 will take place in Belfast, Northern Ireland from Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 September, followed by an optional day trip to Derry/Londonderry on Friday 11 September.The engage International Summer ... Full story

engage to receive Creative Scotland funding to continue successful Scottish programme
engage, the National Association for Gallery Education is delighted to announce that the organisation will receive £99,962 from Creative Scotland through its Open Project Fund, to deliver a programme of activities for gallery educators and visual arts professionals across Scotland.engage has been running a programme in Scotland delivered by a ... Full story

engage South East Area Group meeting Tuesday 28 April 2015, 12 4pm Victoria and Albert Museum
engage South East Area Group meeting Tuesday 28 April 2015, 12 – 4pm Victoria and Albert Museum A Sense of Belonging: LGBTQ Representationengage members and colleagues from across the region are invited to join South East Reps for an Area Group meeting on Tuesday 28 April. The meeting will focus ... Full story

The Art of Dwelling: A one-day conference exploring long-term approaches to public art & place
Tuesday, April 21 2015
In recent years the landscape of public art commissioning in the UK has undergone profound change. Linked to the regeneration of post-industrial places during the last decade, funding for public art has diminished as the effects of the recession and austerity politics have taken hold. Meanwhile, in response to what ... Full details

Early-Stage Dementia awareness training for arts facilitators
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
Monday 11 May 2015
This full-day training workshop will be delivered by Arts 4 Dementia and Dementia Pathfinders. The aim of the day is to give arts organisations and facilitators insight into the various types of dementia, the challenges people face as symptoms begin to appear, their existing skills and how best to access ... Full details

'Philosophy in Schools with Students' Undergraduate and Postgraduate Conference
University of Leeds
Tuesday 26 May 2015
Conference aims and themes This one-day event at the University of Leeds will feature keynote speakers, presentations, demonstrations, and workshops by students who teach and research philosophical enquiry in schools. We are also interested in related work from the philosophy of education, and empirical or theoretical work in education. The ... Full details

Family Programmes Producer
London-based organisation seeks strong creative thinker who can engage and inspire audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Full description

Access and Community Assistant
London-based gallery seeks individual with experience of working in community engagement and preferably with a range of practitioners. Full description

Freelance Artist-Educators
Yorkshire-based gallery seeks three practising artists, from different creative disciplines, to deliver a schools outreach programme for the academic year 2015/16. Full description


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  • engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, is a charitable company limited by guarantee
  • Charity number: 1087471
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    Rich Mix, 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road,
    London E1 6LA