Book now for the 2017 Engage International Conference in Hull, 29-30 November
Numerous bursary opportunities availble to enable colleagues to attend this year's Engage Conference
ARMA 2018: Artist Commission to be hosted by The Turnpike, Leigh
Films and resources from Engage at Tate Exchange, held in March 2017
engage 39: Visual Arts and Wellbeing Out now
Explore a wealth of engage resources and publications here.
A free downloadable resource for teachers and parents, to help make your next gallery visit inspirational
Careers advice from Engage members
Generation ART Resource Website - now online  Click to visit & gather inspiration for projects with children & young people

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Engage North East Area Autumn Meeting
Wednesday 8 November 2017, 5-7pmThe Granary Gallery, 2nd Floor, Berwick YHA,Dewar's Lane, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1HJThinking Strategically! Visual Arts Engagement and Collaboration in a Rural ContextEngage members and regional colleagues are invited to a North East Area Group Meeting at The Granary Gallery, Berwick YHA, Berwick-upon-Tweed on Wednesday 8 November 2017. ... Full story

Call for Artists: Apply for the 2018 ARMA Artist Commission at The Turnpike, Leigh
The 2018 Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award, Artist Commission at The Turnpike, LeighApplication deadline: 10am, Monday 23 October 2017Artists are invited to apply for the 2018 Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award (ARMA), Artist Commission, hosted by The Turnpike, Leigh, worth £15,000. The award funds an artist or artists to undertake work with ... Full story

What will you bring to life? The Big Draw Festival 2017 is here
From 1 - 31 October the world’s biggest celebration of the humble pencil will connect disastrous drawers and doodling superstars from across the globe, for #LivingLines17The 2017 Festival theme, Living Lines: An Animated Big Draw Festival, aims to unite pixels, pencils and people from across the globe to learn, experiment and bring ideas ... Full story

Engage London Area Group meeting: International Perspectives
Tuesday 14 November, 6 – 8pmOctober Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 3ALInternational Perspectives Engage members and regional colleagues are invited to join London Reps for an Area Group Meeting exploring International Perspectives at October Gallery. In collaboration with the Winston Churchill Fellowship, this session will hear from a variety ... Full story

The Whole Picture: Rethinking diversity
29 - 30 November 2017
It’s time to rethink the conversation surrounding equality, diversity and access. The visual arts can act as a catalyst for change. Arts educators, artists, makers and teachers are often under pressure to simply deliver, but could benefit from time to reflect on their practice.   There isn’t a ‘one size fits ... Full details

Museums as hosts in a divided society

15 November 2017
We are confronted on a daily basis by evidence of divisions in our society and communities. These divisions crystallised last year in the Referendum vote and continue in the debate over the Brexit process and outcome.This Happy Museum workshop builds on a previous event to investigate the psychology and neuroscience ... Full details

Teachers’ Seminar: Race, Slavery, Image, Impact
National Portrait Gallery
16 November 2017
Join us to explore the challenges of effectively working with the emotive subject of race, slavery, imagery and its impact, specifically focusing on the role that portraits, and the National Portrait Gallery Collection in particular, can play in supporting teaching in the classroom. Key speakers talk exclusively to teachers about ... Full details

Art for All?
University of Hull
18 October 2017
BP Cultural Visions Lecture: Sandy Nairne on Tate, the Turner Prize, art theft and portraits. Former director of the National Portrait Gallery, writer, historian and curator Sandy Nairne is to deliver a lecture at the University of Hull on Wednesday 18 October. With a career in the art world dating ... Full details

Volunteer Coordinator
A riverside art gallery is looking for a new Volunteer Coordinator, to work closely with the gallery team. Full description

Youth Projects Producer
London-based museum seeks an experienced individual to design, manage and deliver a multi-stranded youth programme. Full description

Family Programmes Producer
London-based museum seeks experienced professional to work across the museum sites to increase accessibility, diversify audiences and maximise opportunities for family learning. Full description


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