FreeMoveCreate

League of Culture join FreeMoveCreate

League of Culture is thrilled to be supporting FreeMoveCreate, the new campaign from the Incorporated Society of Musicians and a-n The Artists Information Company.   FreeMoveCreate aims to highlight growing concerns in the arts sector that the UK’s upcoming Brexit may harm work opportunities. With our current freedom of movement, artists can easily and quickly […]

An attack on happiness

image by Jean Jullien League of Culture exists because of mine (and, thankfully, others) absolute refusal to believe that a world without cultural activities is a fine world to live in. There is no such thing as an acceptable target for attack. Office blocks, military headquarters, cartoonist’s offices, anywhere there is loss of life there […]

1 week: New Government, New League

Oof, it’s been a long time talking to you all.   In short, your intrepid Director moved house, battled Crohn’s, cared for a poorly mum and tore her hair out. Turns out running an arts advocacy body with zero funding is really tough.   I thought about stopping, but what the League managed to achieve […]

In unexpected praise of Sajid Javid

This article has been written by our Director, Vicky Prior, and is not intended to wholly reflect the views of League of Culture   I don’t think it’s unfair to say that expectations of Sajid Javid’s performance as Culture Secretary had been brought low by his predecessors.   Jeremy Hunt was vilified by many in […]