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Blog: Shop local this year

A couple of weeks ago one of the members of our Admin Monkeys Facebook Group (a place to ask silly questions for people who make arts projects happen),…

Here We Are (28-Aug)

Hiya. How are you?  Here we are in week 24. One theatre I know said that when they closed their doors in mid-March that they expected to shut for…

Freelancers & Festivals Meeting

Notes from Meeting with 38 freelancers* & 5 Festivals** on Wednesday 26 August 2020  Context – This event came out of a conversation with freelancers who felt isolated and frustrated…

Venues & Freelancers Meetings

We began holding these online discussions events in June because when there was little communication between what Venues were going through and what freelancers were going through. Individuals…

Monthly check-ins for freelancers

Our monthly check-ins take place online via Zoom at the start of each month. They began in May and all the freelancers that IAP have worked with are…

What we’re doing at IAP

Like all arts organisations, we’ve been hit with the impact of Covid-19 on our activities. Our plans for 2020 and all our work for the last year or…

Claiming Self Employed Income Support Scheme

Update (18 May): Update on Self Employed Income Support grants. Have received my grant today (Monday) after claiming on Wednesday last week. So, that’s a quicker turnaround than…

COVID-19 Impact on Arts Workers +

Signposting benefits, statements, support for arts workers following the COVID-19 outbreak. Last updated: 27 August. Advice and Guidance on the outbreak – NHS Inform– Scottish Government advice– UK…

Space to Play

Space to playSpace to fail Space to change my mind  Space to Play is a new strand of activity from Independent Arts Projects aiming to support the development of…

IAP on the last day of EdFringe 2019

Our last performance of Edinburgh Fringe 2019 has just begun. It is the 76th performance of 3 brilliant productions that IAP has supported this Fringe.  We’ve issued almost…