The Arts Council: managed to death?
A provocative new report by Marc Sidwell from the right wing think tank New Culture Forum recommends that the Arts Council be abolished, and that arts organizations should be funded directly from the DCMS. This has already been disowned by the Conservative Party Shadow Arts Minister Ed Vaizey…
The report draws on Genista McIntosh’s 2008 review of the Arts Council.
Some comment has recently appeared on the NCF website.