A painting showing many kinds of art, including literature , music , and painting itself. Arts @ Large also sends two of our staff members (young leaders) to Annual Convention every year! For those of you who were involved in the field in 2007, you’ll remember that he put his name to the Prospectus for Arts & Health which was jointly developed by the Department of Health and Arts Council England.
The opportunity to meet leaders in arts education from across the country provides current and valuable advice that has helped shape the way I approach my work. Every year professional artists commit to working with young people in our programs, supporting our long-term goal of building critical networks and leadership pathways for under-served youth into the arts.
Major program funding provided by grants from the California Arts Council (a state agency), the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency), and the City of Redding. The conference will showcase inspirational practice, policy and the latest research in culture and arts in health and wellbeing.
It is based on the premise that high-quality and integrated arts education can strengthen school reform efforts, boost academic achievement, and increase student engagement in schools facing some of the toughest educational challenges in the country.
It’s been almost a year since the Canada Council for the Arts released its first open data to the public and we’ve had an enthusiastic response from the community. A massed choir and musical ensemble will perform ‘So Many Beauties’ on the evening of Thursday April 6th, the climax of a project funded by the Arts Council and the charity Music in Hospitals known as ‘Adages’.