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Advice and Information: get involved

This section of the site is intended to provide artists, the general public and those with an interest in employing artists with useful information and advice.

From here you can:

Arts officers in Derbyshire

Arts Award

Find out about Arts Award, a new scheme that values, celebrates and rewards the views, artistic practice and leadership of young people who get involved in the arts.  

Featured blogs

Here are some of artsderbyshire's favourite artsblogs.  If you know of others, please let us know by emailing:

  • Artscounselling: Mark Robinson of Arts Council England shares his thoughts on arts policy and development - and an entertaining array of related concerns!

  • Guardian Culture Blogs: Cover everything from music to books to festivals.

  • Jewel's Arty Blog: Words, paintings and insights galore.

Useful directory

The Arts Professional 'Arts Services Guide', a products and services directory for the arts can be accessed here.


Featured artists

Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Paula Sharples

Paula Sharples

Richard Bett

Richard Bett

Featured articles

Derbyshire Festivals

Take a look at all the amazing festivals that Derbyshire has to offer right through the year and right on your doorstep - come along, join in the fun and see the world-class entertainment.

Courses, workshops and education

Check out these courses and workshops across Derbyshire through the year.

artsderbyshire on Facebook and Twitter

Come and join in the conversation.