On a trip to Waltham Forest CLT take the opportunity to better understand how local authorities and businesses are working to develop arts and culture to support the community. Visiting Waltham Forest touring Yonder Studios, Creative Works, Switchboard Studios and Blackhorse Workshop.
CLT's Head of Development, Gemma Dean looks at examples of how professionals in the built environment are seeking artists to become central team members in the property or infrastructure design process.
A highlight of some of the shows, installations, and exhibitions we’ve come across this March. From visits to the Arnolfini in Bristol and Luton's Hat District to Brighton’s Phoenix Art Gallery and London’s Tate Modern.
CLT's Marketing Executive, Rosie Niblock looks at ‘Representation of Women Artists in Britain During 2020’, the 6th report commissioned by the Freelands Foundation. This edition takes a look at the way that gender, ethnicity and socio-economic factors intersect and impact on the career outcomes of female artists.
We highlight some of the shows, installations, and exhibitions we’ve come across this February. From Cornwall’s innovative bid to become the UK’s City of Culture in 2025 to Dublin's public art project inviting artists to paint electricity boxes.
There has been much discussion on how we can revitalise Britain's highstreets. London was built on a foundation of markets, makers, and craftsmanship, could cultural consumerism be a lifeline for high streets across London?
CLT have been awarded £100,000 by the Architectural Heritage Fund to develop plans for the refurbishment of Alice Billings House, Newham, taking it off the at-risk register giving it a new purpose that serves the local community.
After a recent report from the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre (PEC) has shown that social mobility is a systemic issue for creative industries, we discuss barriers to diversity and inclusion.
With an extensive schedule of museum, gallery and partner events across London. In support of artists and studio providers across the sector, we’ve highlighted some exhibitions we’re planning to see during the week.
We are proud to release our report Creative Places Create Value, in collaboration with Get Living and Creative Estuary, demonstrating a positive association between the presence of creative workspace and residential property values.