AMA launches template job descriptions in drive for realistic roles

AMA launches template job descriptions in drive for realistic roles

Arts Marketing Association (AMA) has launched job description templates in a drive to combat the growing gulf between expectations of arts marketing roles and sector pay. Growing marketing skills gap as arts marketing talent drifts from the sector. AMA is a sector support organisation for arts and culture sector. It has a membership of over…

AMA receives funding to boost digital development in heritage organisations

AMA receives funding to boost digital development in heritage organisations

The Arts Marketing Association (AMA) is excited to announce that we’re among the successful organisations awarded further funding by The National Lottery Heritage Fund’s Digital Skills for Heritage initiative, and we’re incredibly grateful and humbled to be able to continue to help raise digital skills and confidence across the UK heritage sector. This funding award…

AMA awarded Digital Stage Manager tender for Culture Bridge North East’s virtual conference

AMA awarded Digital Stage Manager tender for Culture Bridge North East’s virtual conference

The AMA was chosen to deliver the digital stage management of Culture Bridge North East’s “Imagine If…” conference, during 2-6 November 2020, after winning a tender for the work.    “Imagine If…” started from the standpoint of asking “Imagine if creative arts and cultural experiences gave children and young people the ability to share, understand and…

Building a sustainable audience relationship: Bea Udeh speaks at Publiq’s Cultural Education Road Trip

Building a sustainable audience relationship: Bea Udeh speaks at Publiq’s Cultural Education Road Trip

Belgian organisation Publiq’s invited AMA’s Programme Producer, Bea Udeh, to speak at their online Cultural Education Road Trip event. Her interactive session, “We need to move: 4 pillars for a strong public relationship”, used case studies from two of the AMA programmes that she delivers: the Audience Diversity Academy and Inclusivity and Audiences Day.   Bea’s session illustrated how we can build stronger foundations…

AMA creates online training for Museum Consortium

AMA creates online training for Museum Consortium

The AMA was selected to deliver five online training sessions for museum networks Museum Development East Mids (MDEM) and South East Museum Development Partnership (SEMDP). MDEM supports the improvement and sustainability of museums and heritage sites around the region, and SDEM exists to assist museums on their quest to become creative, dynamic, resilient and sustainable organisations.   The sessions were…

Participants revealed for The Lab

Participants revealed for The Lab

The Arts Marketing Association (AMA) is excited to announce the 60 UK-based small to medium sized heritage organisations who have been selected to take part in The Lab, a strand of the Digital Heritage Lab funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund as part of the Digital Skills for Heritage initiative. The aim of The Lab is to provide digital mentoring…

Arts Council of Wales awards bursaries for AMA’s Small-Scale Development Programme

Arts Council of Wales awards bursaries for AMA’s Small-Scale Development Programme

Arts Council of Wales (ACW) made ten bursaries available for small organisations to take part in the Small-Scale Development Programme (SSDP). SSDP is for small organisations aiming to address issues like relevance and value, business strategies, audiences, brand and experience and managing change.   The Small-Scale Development Programme moved online-only for 2020,  structured to spread the learning in such as way as to fit in with your…