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About us

What does the Arts Council of Wales do?

We're the official body that funds and develops the arts in Wales.

 

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About the Arts Council of Wales.

The Arts Council of Wales is an independent charity, established by Royal Charter in 1994.  

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Our main areas of focus.

We’re ambitious for the arts in Wales, and our strategy is to build a place where we can find, nurture and share the best talent.

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Research and evaluation.

Our research team carries out vital work to help us understand the issues affecting the arts in Wales.

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We hold ourselves to high standards.

The public, rightly, demands that the institutions they finance are efficient and cost effective.

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Partners help us to develop and sustain creativity.

Our partners include local authorities, other Lottery distributers, broadcasters, schools and colleges.

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All the ways you can get in touch.

Over email, on the phone or in person - it's your choice. Here are all the ways you can contact us.