9 October 2016

Culture Minister Promises Funding Deal To Protect London Arts From Cuts

Matt Hancock the new Culture minister has promised a funding deal to protect London arts from more cuts. The Arts Council England budget for 2018 to 2022 which was released yesterday shows millions more will be spent in the regions as well as the capital.  £622 million a year has been earmarked across lottery and grant-in-aid for its three […]

18 January 2014

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Delfina Foundation Relaunches After £1.4m Redevelopment

The Culture Minister Ed Vaizey, and artists Jane & Louise Wilson were amongst those attending the re-launch of Delfina Foundation following a £1.4m redevelopment, making it London’s largest provider of artists’ residencies. Currently located in an Edwardian townhouse in Victoria, the Foundation has expanded into the adjacent building, doubling its residency and exhibition space.  It […]

15 January 2014

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Mario Testino Presented With Honorary OBE By Culture Minister Ed Vaizey

Mario Testino the Peruvian-born photographer was today presented with an honorary OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) by Culture Minister Ed Vaizey in recognition of his service to photography and charity. One of the most highly regarded fashion and portrait photographers in the world, Mario Testino came to London in […]