Arts & Culture
The arts world pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, the New York Times talks to artists about turning the Queen into an icon and Rankin chooses his favourite portraits for The Times.
The Arts and Humanities Research Council has unveiled its new strategic delivery plan, setting out its direction of travel for the next three years.
Official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama by artists Robert McCurdy and Sharon Sprung have been unveiled at the White House.
Arts diversity organisation Inc Arts is to close after three years.
Artists including Olafur Eliasson and Turner Prize winner Rachel Whiteread have been shortlisted for an art commission as part of the Lake District regeneration.
A device that helps detect breast cancer at home has won the prestigious UK James Dyson Award.
Dezeen looks at 20 significant buildings opened by the Queen during her 70 year reign.
Design Ventura, the Design Museum’s design and enterprise competition for school students aged 13 to 16, is back for its 13th year.
Theatre & Dance
Her Majesty’s Theatre in the West End will be renamed following the death of the Queen - and What’s On Stage looks back at her fondness for theatre.
ITV is kickstarting the search for musical talent on our TVs again with a new Mamma Mia! series.
Classical Music & Opera
This weekend’s final nights of the Proms were cancelled out of respect for the Queen.
Tourism & Heritage
Membership of the National Trust has risen since the pandemic.
Museums Association charts how our museums are paying tribute to the Queen.
Press, Books & Libraries
Press Gazette looks at how the world’s newspapers marked the passing of the Queen and the BBC has the headlines from the UK press.
The Booker Prize shortlist has been announced, including the shortest ever novel and the oldest finalist to date.
And here’s the shortlist for the British Academy Book Prize for Global Cultural Understanding, with £25,000 for the best international non-fiction.
Exhibitions and Events
The very first design exhibition by artist Ai Weiwei forms part of the Design Museum’s 2023 programme.
To mark National Album Day in October, Sam Ryder is to perform a launch show in London on 26th September in aid of War Child.
Meta opened its King’s Cross office to the public this weekend for visitors to look through its new art collection, including work from Yinka Ilori and Mary Evans.
Harewood House has kicked off a new Missing Portraits series today addressing the lack of diverse representation in Harewood’s collection.