Culture+ is a free programme of activity that supports artists and arts organisations to thrive in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.
There are three strands of our work:
We support individuals and organisations within in the arts sector to adopt essential business principles in order to survive, develop and expand their practices.
This includes workshops, talks and one-to-one mentoring on subjects such as
We work on creating partnerships between Dorset’s tourism businesses and its wealth of culture and heritage organisations to discover new ways of working together for the economic benefit of both, and Dorset as a whole. This includes
This strand encourages the arts and culture communities in Dorset to consider the interest of society and the environment as a priority in their work. We do this through
Here are some case studies of artists who got involved with Culture+, downloadable pdf.
Culture+ is funded by Arts Council England and the European Regional Development Fund. It is providing support for the creative industry strand of the Dorset Growth Hub programme lead by WSX Enterprise working with partners Silicon South, YTKO and DORMEN.