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Coventry City of Culture Trust launches micro commissions for disabled artists in partnership with Unlimited.

10 July 2020

Deaf, disabled and neurodivergent artists in Coventry and Warwickshire are being encouraged to apply for grants to create new work or enhance their skills through an...

Social distancing artwork showcased across Coventry

8 July 2020

A local artist’s ‘social distancing’ artwork will be showcased across Coventry to highlight the importance of staying safe during the pandemic. Coventry City...

Coventry College supports Coventry UK City of Culture 2021 as City Champion

8 July 2020

Coventry College has backed Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture with a major partnership, announced today. The College, which boasts two campuses since the...

Business reacts to May start date for Coventry UK City of Culture 2021

7 July 2020

Business leaders in Coventry and Warwickshire have praised the decision to start Coventry’s years as UK City of Culture in May 2021 to ensure the ‘biggest impact...

Nigel Jamieson and Justine Themen to bring residents together in citywide celebration of Coventry

3 July 2020

To celebrate Coventry UK City of Culture 2021 world-renowned theatre and event director Nigel Jamieson and Belgrade Theatre 2021 co-artistic director Justine Themen...

Coventry City of Culture to commence year-long programme in May 2021

3 July 2020

Coventry City of Culture Trust, today announced that it will officially commence its programme in May 2021. Co-created with national and local partners, and grassroots...

Coventry City of Culture Trust reveals the city’s 15 successful future cultural leaders

24 June 2020

A new generation of cultural and artistic leaders have been chosen to take part in a major leadership programme as part of Coventry’s year as UK City of...

Coventry City of Culture Trust marks loneliness awareness week with poetry from staff and residents of two Coventry care homes.

17 June 2020

This week is loneliness awareness week hosted by the Marmalade Trust. This year, talking about loneliness is more important than ever as the Covid-19 pandemic has...

Coventry City of Culture Trust announces opportunity for local companies and artists to work on Coventry 2021 merchandise.

15 June 2020

Coventry City of Culture Trust has issued a callout to manufacturers, makers, artists, suppliers, and artisans across Coventry, Warwickshire and the wider West...

ORBIT SUPPORTS COVENTRY UK CITY OF CULTURE 2021 AS CITY CHAMPION

10 June 2020

A leading affordable housing group has given its backing to Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture. Orbit, which was formed in the city in 1967, is supporting the...

Our response to Black Lives Matter

8 June 2020

The team at Coventry City of Culture Trust has been listening to the international, national, and local conversations around the murder of George Floyd and the global...

Engaging and Understanding Audiences – A Free TRG and City of Culture Professional Development Programme

27 May 2020

Coventry City of Culture is working with international arts consultancy TRG Arts as its Loyalty Partner, to support both the Trust and the arts and culture sector more...