Latest posts from across the Arts Council blogs

Last year we commissioned a research study, from economists Daniel Fujiwara and George MacKerron, examining how different arts and cultural institutions affect levels of happiness. Richard Russell, our Director of Policy and Research, blogs about the results, which we've just published.

Richard Russell on 12 Jan 2015

Our departing Chief Executive Alan Davey blogs for us for the last time.

Swallows and Amazons - Bristol Old Vic. Credit: Simon Annand

I’m told I have a last opportunity to say anything I want, to get it off my chest. To say the words I want to leave ringing in the air as I leave the Arts Council. 

Alan Davey on 19 Dec 2014

Paul Glinkowski, our Senior Manager, Creative Media, writes with Vivien Niblett, Senior Officer,  Policy and Research on the results of the second Digital Culture survey - conducted by Nesta, as part of the Digital R&D programme.

Paul Glinkowski on 2 Dec 2014