The funder collaborations working to support the arts recognise the value of culture for society, and the need for a stable and sustainable arts sector that is open to all.


The Arts Funders Network

The Arts Funders Network is an informal network of independent funders, with a secretariat currently provided by Paul Hamlyn Foundation.


Bringing together the senior leadership of 22 of the UK’s most significant arts and cultural funders, the Arts Funders Network meet every two to three months with three aims:

Live Work Fund

The Live Work Fund is a new collaboration between Jerwood Arts, Wolfson Foundation, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and The Linbury Trust, to support artists and producers working with music and live performance to sustain their practice through Covid-19.

Resources and insights

Arts resources

Key workers: creative ageing in lockdown and after

The creative ageing sector's response to supporting the wellbeing of older people during COVID-19 has been immensely impressive. However these organisations, like the rest of the arts sector, are worried about the future.

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