Housewarming: Virtual Residencies

HOUSEWARMING: VIRTUAL RESIDENCIES

Back of the Evelope blog, 13 May 2020 Three international artists/designers will connect with London arts organisations and communities...

Open Call for Curators: Vienna Design Week 2020

OPEN CALL FOR CURATORS: VIENNA DESIGN WEEK 2020

Back of the Evelope blog, 5 May 2020 Applications are now open to UK-based curators for a research residency during VIENNA DESIGN WEEK...

 
 
 
ADF Selects: Fashion Revolution Week 2020

ADF SELECTS: FASHION REVOLUTION WEEK 2020

Back of the Evelope blog, 16 April 2020 As we make our way through another week of social distancing and working from home, ADF looks...

Selected by ADF

SELECTED BY ADF

Back of the Evelope blog, 30 March 2020 While we find ourselves in isolation, removed from our normal everyday lives, we've been taking...

 
 
 

SELECTED BY OUR ADF TEAM

Back of the Evelope blog, 30 March 2020 While we find ourselves in isolation, removed from the normalcy of our lives we've been taking...

Sub-Saharan Africa Research Grants: Open Call 2020

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA RESEARCH GRANTS: OPEN CALL 2020

We are excited to announce a Sub-Saharan Africa research grant, an opportunity for UK-based Creative Organisations, Curators and Programmers...

 
 
 
10x10 Jon C Flint

10X10 JON C FLINT

Back of the Evelope blog, 3 September 2019 JON C FLINT IS ONE OF OUR CHOSEN 10x10 AND IS USING DESIGN AND PROTYPE TO TRANSLATE COMPLEX...

British Pavilion; The Garden of Privatised Delights

BRITISH PAVILION; THE GARDEN OF PRIVATISED DELIGHTS

Back of the Evelope blog, 3 March 2020 The British Council presents The Garden of Privatised Delights at the British Pavilion for the...

 
 
 
Exhibition 'Reframing Spaces - the Catalyst Cube in Caracas' Open Now

EXHIBITION 'REFRAMING SPACES - THE CATALYST CUBE IN CARACAS' OPEN NOW

Back of the Evelope blog, 27 February 2020 Reframing Spaces - the Catalyst Cube in Caracas is a free exhibition open from 24 February...

Architectural Futures at the Royal Academy 2020

ARCHITECTURAL FUTURES AT THE ROYAL ACADEMY 2020

Back of the Evelope blog, 19 February 2020 From Palestine and Malaysia to China and Finland, discover the work of the four Royal Academy...

 
 
 
Royal Academy Architecture Awards Week 2020

ROYAL ACADEMY ARCHITECTURE AWARDS WEEK 2020

Back of the Evelope blog, 28 January 2020 Come to the Royal Academy Awards Week 2020, 16-19 March, for a programme of events, talks...

Job Opportunity: Programme Coordinator, Crafting Futures

JOB OPPORTUNITY: PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, CRAFTING FUTURES

Back of the Evelope blog, 3 February 2020 We are looking for a Programme Coordinator to support Crafting Futures. This is a fixed term...

 
 
 
10x10 Agile City

10X10 AGILE CITY

Back of the Evelope blog, 3 September 2019 Tell us about yourself or your practice. Agile City is a community interest company that...

Design Connections 10x10 2019

DESIGN CONNECTIONS 10X10 2019

Back of the Evelope blog, 16 September 2019 Every year we showcase a selection of the best emerging design talent from across the UK...

 
 
 
Fashion Revolutionaries 2019

FASHION REVOLUTIONARIES 2019

Back of the Evelope blog, 9 December 2019 Fashion Revolutionaries is an ongoing global programme we work on with Fashion Revolution...

Job Oppotunity: Venice Project Coordinator

JOB OPPOTUNITY: VENICE PROJECT COORDINATOR

Back of the Evelope blog, 15 January 2020 Join our team as the Venice Project Coordinator for the British Pavilion exhibitions at the...

 
 
 
The Last Decade: Architecture, Design, Fashion

THE LAST DECADE: ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN, FASHION

Back of the Evelope blog, 31 December 2019 The last ten years have been a time of great change; from huge advances in technology to...

RA Architecture Awards

RA ARCHITECTURE AWARDS

The British Council is the International Partner for the Royal Academy Architecture Awards We proudly support The Royal Academy Architecture...

 
 
 
Royal Academy Architecture Awards 2019

ROYAL ACADEMY ARCHITECTURE AWARDS 2019

Back of the Evelope blog, 1 February 2019 The British Council is the International Partner for the Royal Academy Architecture Awards...

Claire Baker: Crafting Futures in Ukraine

CLAIRE BAKER: CRAFTING FUTURES IN UKRAINE

Back of the Evelope blog, 25 November 2019 Embroiderer and educator Claire Baker was selected for one of our Crafting Futures grants...

 
 
 



Liverpool target Timo Werner bags hat-trick as RB Leipzig thrash Mainz

Liverpool target Timo Werner bags hat-trick as RB Leipzig thrash Mainz

The prolific striker turned on the style to take his tally to the season to 24 as Leipzig moved to within seven points of league leaders Bayern Munich Read more ...

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning edge Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady in charity game

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning edge Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady in charity game

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning saw off long time rivals Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady by a shot in their rain interrupted charity match Read more ...

New Zealand: Prime minister Jacinda Ardern unrattled as earthquake hits...

New Zealand: Prime minister Jacinda Ardern unrattled as earthquake hits during live TV interview

An earthquake that struck near New Zealand's capital had people diving for cover - but not prime minister Jacinda Ardern who continued with a live TV interview. Read more ...

Tiger Woods trolls Tom Brady in charity match after disastrous tee shot

Tiger Woods trolls Tom Brady in charity match after disastrous tee shot

Tiger Woods went all-in on six-time Superbowl champion Tom Brady in the charity match. Read more ...

Fury at Boris Johnson as he defends Dominic Cummings over ‘lockdown breach'

Fury at Boris Johnson as he defends Dominic Cummings over ‘lockdown breach'

The prime minister insisted his top aide did nothing wrong Boris Johnson is facing a growing backlash after using Sunday's daily press conference to defend Dominic... Read more ...

Love Island star Arabella Chi rejected Niall Horan because he is 'too short'

Love Island star Arabella Chi rejected Niall Horan because he is 'too short'

The Love Island star claims the One Direction hunk 'slid into her DMs' - but she decided he was not her type on paper due to the two inch height difference between them Read more ...

Public Sector Modernization: Data, Analysis, Evidence, and Decision Making

Public Sector Modernization:  Data, Analysis, Evidence, and Decision Making

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'Arrogant and offensive': UK Civil Service Twitter account posts message...

'Arrogant and offensive': UK Civil Service Twitter account posts message about 'truth twisters'

Twitter users have today been left dumbfound after the official account for the UK's Civil Service was seemingly used to take a swipe at the government in a tweet which... Read more ...

Trump restricts travel from Brazil as coronavirus cases spike

Trump restricts travel from Brazil as coronavirus cases spike

The US will temporarily restrict travel from Brazil in order to slow the spread of COVID-19, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said Sunday. Foreigners who were in... Read more ...

Celebrity MasterChef line-up 2020: Who are the Celebrity MasterChef contestants?

Celebrity MasterChef line-up 2020: Who are the Celebrity MasterChef contestants?

CELEBRITY MASTERCHEF 2020 is coming soon to BBC One but who are the Celebrity MasterChef contestants? Read more ...