How Pete would change the Arts Council

In a move that might be construed as biting the hand that feeds him, BOM fellow Pete Ashton has written a long piece on how the Arts Council could be improved, including the following recommendations:

1) Create a new low-end for the Grants for the Arts program.

2) Explicitly state it’s a fund for everyone

3) Properly embrace the Craft / Maker community

4) Redefine Creativity

4b) Abandon the label “Creative”

5) Get into the grass roots.

Read on…