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.


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Generation ART Digital Resource now online
engage is delighted to announce that the Generation ART Digital Resource has launched and is now live and online. Thanks to the hard work of Generation ART Coordinator Jo Plimmer and project partners visitors to the site can discover how the project came about, learn about the works that formed ... Full story

engage London Area Group Meeting Wednesday 27 July 2016, 5-8pm Walking meeting, starting at Goldsmiths Library
engage London Area Group Meeting Wednesday 27 July 2016, 5-8pm Walking meeting, starting at Goldsmiths Libraryengage Walking Meetingengage members and regional colleagues are invited to join London Rep Rachel Craddock for an Area Group Meeting walking from the Library at Goldsmiths, University of London to The Fire Station on Wednesday ... Full story

Meet our 2016/17 Extend Leadership Programme Cohort
Earlier this week the first Residential of the 2016/17 Extend Leadership Programme took place in Leeds. The 2016-17 Extend Programme will support 19 colleagues from England, Wales and Scotland working in learning and education roles in the arts and cultural sectors. Click here to read their biographies. Full story

ITAC3: Best, Next and Radical Practice in Participatory Arts
John McIntyre Conference Centre
3-5 August 2016
The ITAC3 Conference brings together artists, organisations, funders and researchers from all over the world to explore key issues relating to participatory arts practice through an inspiring mix of curated conversations, practical workshops, keynote speeches, seminars and round-table discussions. The full programme will be announced at the start of June. ... Full details

Play Ground | OPEN HOUSE
John Hansard Gallery
16 July 2016
What is Play Ground?For four days this July, artists, creatives and practitioners have been invited to experiment within the space and develop their practice in potentially new and varied directions through collaboration and artist-led activity. From 13-16 July, John Hansard Gallery will be a test space for new ideas as ... Full details

GEM Conference 2016
Royal College of Surgeons
Wednesday 31 August - Thursday 1 September 2016
Adapt and ThriveWeathering the impact of change on cultural learningGEM's 2016 conference is seeking answers to two key questions: - What are the forces of change affecting cultural learning today? - How can we adapt our practice to turn these forces to our advantage?The conference will help us to think about change ... Full details

Museum of Science and Industry
Thursday 10 - Friday 11 November 2016
Make:Shift is a 2 day innovation conference which explores the importance of craft and innovation to the future of making in a dynamic, thought-provoking and engaging environment. Following the huge success of Make:Shift 2014, this year’s event will continue to question, investigate and push the boundaries of craft in the ... Full details

Learning Administrator/Officer
Visual art venue based in Scotland seeks experienced individual to support in the delivery and administration of all areas of its learning programme. Full description

Family Programme Producer
London-based museum seeks experienced individual to create a challenging, innovative and inspiring programme of activities for families with children. Full description


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