Arts Council of Wales

Arts Council of Wales

Our vision is of a creative Wales where the arts are central to the life of the nation.

Our priorities are:

  • supporting the creation of the best in great art
  • encouraging more people to enjoy and take part in the arts
  • growing the arts economy
  • making Arts Council of Wales an effective and efficient business

As well supporting and developing high quality arts activity, some of the activities that we perform day to day are:

  • distributing Lottery funds
  • providing advice about the arts
  • sharing information
  • raising the profile of the arts in Wales
  • generating more money for the arts economy
  • influencing planners and decision-makers
  • developing international opportunities in the arts
  • promoting small scale performances in local communities

Our job is to ensure that the contribution of the arts is recognised, valued and celebrated.

The Garden collaborates with the Arts Council of Wales in a range of ways.