IVE Delighted with continued Arts Council Sector Support Role

28th June 2017 - admin

We are delighted to announce IVE will continue as an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation/Sector Support Organisation until March 2022.

This will extend our role as Arts Council England’s Bridge organisation in Yorkshire and the Humber.

The funding will enable IVE to continue its work with schools, arts and cultural organisations, museums and libraries across Yorkshire and the Humber, to improve the lives of children and young people by increasing opportunities for their active participation in arts and culture.

In 2018-2022 we will extend and consolidate the work we have been engaged in since April 2012 in Yorkshire and the Humber as the Arts Council England (ACE) Bridge organisation contributing to ACE’s achievement of Goal 5. We will develop our established successful support services and networks and facilitate new ones that increase and improve cultural provision for children and young people, focusing on equality of opportunity for all children, including those who are less engaged, have protected characteristics, are less advantaged or are under five years old.

We will drive the ACE Goal 5 vision and strive to empower stakeholders to embrace and work towards it, curating influential partnerships that enable arts and cultural organisations to reach more schools, children and young people with improved arts and cultural experiences. We will help arts, cultural and education stakeholders see the value and benefits of working collaboratively in strategic Local Cultural Education Partnerships (LCEPs), supporting them to be self-sustaining by 2022.

Chief Executive Rosi Lister said,

We are delighted to be awarded the chance to continue leading the region’s efforts to meet the Cultural Education Challenge – a call for the art, culture and education sectors to work together in offering consistent, high quality arts and cultural education for all children and young people.

We are looking forward to working closely with our wide network of arts, cultural and education partners in Yorkshire and the Humber, to ensure all children have access to high quality arts and cultural experiences.”

Related Articles

25th March 2021

Bridge Plans Ahead

The past year has brought many challenges and changes for the education and culture sectors. As we embark on a new strategic year for…

Read More
3rd March 2021

“Everyone brought something vital to the table.” What it’s like being part of an IVE Applied Creativity Lab.

IVE’s Applied Creativity Labs connect young people with experts, empowering them to develop their own solutions to real world challenges. The Re:Vision project saw…

Read More
10th February 2021

IVE to work with young Europeans to find solutions to the climate crisis, through our Applied Creativity Labs

The Labs will equip the young people with the creative and critical thinking skills they need when working with a range of experts on…

Read More
Sign up to our newsletter