News & Opportunities

Here you will find all the latest news and opportunities from around the region and nationally. Just click on the 'show tags' button on the left under the calendar to filter the information to your requirements.

Security Review 'sharing day'

Accredited museums must obtain expert and objective security advice for collections at least every five years and plan to implement any recommendations.  We are interested to find out if there are museums in west Kent who are due a review of their security arrangements and would benefit from a 'sharing day' with a consultant security advisor to help meet the Accreditation requirement. Please contact to register your interest.

Museum Learning - Call for proposals

The Artswork Bridge would like to invest in partnerships between the cultural sector and schools that can help change the pattern of school engagement with museum learning and ensure that more children and young people experience the richness of museum-based learning.

Proposals are invited from consortiums of cultural organisations in areas of the South East where school take-up is currently limited.

4 investments of up to £15,000 (inclusive of VAT) each are available for programme delivery prior to December 2014.

Museums considering making an application are advised to talk to the relevant Artswork Strategic Manager, before submitting completed proposals to

Deadline: 12pm, 29 November 2013.

Visit Artswork's website for full downloadable details.