Did you know that we’re an Artsmark Award partner? Get in touch to find out more!

Artsmark is the creative quality standard for schools and education settings, awarded by Arts Council England, recognising their commitment to high quality arts and cultural education.

Artists in Residence is proud to be supporting schools and education settings on their Artsmark journey, inspiring children and young people to create, experience, and participate in great arts and culture. By supporting Artsmark settings, we’re helping put the arts at the heart of education, inspiring young people to create, experience and participate in high quality arts and culture.

We offer education settings who are working towards, or currently hold an Artsmark Award, with the following opportunities:

  • A visiting artist in your school carrying out workshops and residencies at no cost to your school.
  • Providing artists to carry out Continued Professional Development (CPD) opportunities for your staff.
  • Explore valuable potential Partnerships with us and join our network of artists and schools who value the arts.

Find out more about Artsmark at

To find out how Artists in Residence can support your Artsmark journey, register your school.