We're celebrating two decades of our beloved weekly radio show by bringing you a host of new content from some of the UK's most exciting emerging artists.
Our work in arts
Arts is a cornerstone of the British Council’s purpose to build connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries. We find new ways of connecting with and understanding each other through the arts, to develop stronger creative sectors around the world that are better connected with the UK.
Find out about our current and upcoming international opportunities for artists, creatives, professionals and organisations.
Our online events bring together artists and creative professionals to share performance, ideas and knowledge between nations. Find out what's coming up, and catch up on the latest events.
The British Council brings 17 Creative Commissions exploring climate change through art, science and digital technology to stimulate global conversations about climate change and to inspire transformational change.
The British Council presents The Garden of Privatised Delights at the British Pavilion for the 17th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.
Find out what's new from British Council Arts.
Applications for the Digital Collaboration Fund are now closed
Arts is a cornerstone of the British Council’s mission to create a friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and the wider world.
Our arts response to Covid-19
Shared with over 30 countries around the world, Selector connects a global audience with the best new British music each week. Join host Jamz Supernova for our latest show and discover an exciting new artist.
Our arts programme across Europe aims to enable vital long-term partnerships between arts organisations and professionals from all four parts of the UK and the EU.
Our latest newsletter includes information on our new International Collaboration Grants plus a brand new Selector Radio session featuring a live performance from Malady.