Art of programming

Arts programmers have the power to champion emerging artists, to create connections and to curate memorable events. But how do you get started, how do …

Creative jobs and opportunities

New Creative Programme Rich Mix Applications close 8 Oct This is a free year-long programme from November 2017 to October 2018, introducing young people to …

October networking

Creative projects often rely heavily on connections made over the years but for those starting out making these connections can seem intimidating and the opportunities …

The art of creative networking

Whether it’s collaborators, press coverage or cold hard cash you’re after, networking is often the way to get it. But with just seven seconds to …

The Pitch – Masterclass

Meeting new people is like channel hopping. Sometimes a TV show draws you in and you’ll end up watching it for hours, but other times, …

Rise of the ‘Slashy’

If you have a range of interests and talents, following a traditional career path might seem limiting when you could become a “slashy” instead. Getting …

How to Build Your Brand

Whether you’re promoting a project, starting your own business, or working for someone else, understanding what it takes to make a brand successful will help …

How To Be a YouTube Star

Filmmaker, music producer, comedian, editor, lecturer and self-confessed polymath Christopher Bingham, known online as “Bing”, started uploading videos to YouTube as a teenager ten years …

Producing Live Music Events

Successfully producing live music events involves a careful balance of creative genius, financial acumen and organizational skill. Barbican Creative Careers held a panel event featuring …