The Government has announced that £2.2bn of the £9.3bn cost of the London 2012 Olympics will be drawn from the National Lottery. According to reports, this will incur major cuts to funding for arts organisations such as the Arts Council England and the Heritage Fund.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.