During the months of May and June, the Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) team have been working remotely to ensure a continuation of services for their stakeholders all over South Africa. The lockdown has been a challenging time for all but especially for the creative sector which saw all
Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) CEO, Marcus Desando participated in a podcast hosted by Mongezi. C. Makhalima on Vuka Online radio on the 18th of May 2020.
Podcast Participants: Interviewee - Marcus Desando (ACT CEO) Interviewer – Mongezi. C. Makhalima (Host and ACT Board Member) Podcast link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/15XngvtsEm-J6aZlv9dPXIu4hBLmhoHlV/view An African in the Arts In this episode by Vuka Online Radio ACT CEO, Marcus Desando discusses leadership in the arts with host, Dr. Mongezi. C. Makhalima. Over a 40 minute segment we
It is with great sadness and regret that The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) announces the cancellation of the ACT | DALRO | NEDBANK Scholarships Programme for 2020. Due to the impact of Covid-19, the subsequent lockdown, travel ban, and the anticipated adjustments to the school calendar we have concluded that it will
ARTS & CULTURE TRUST LAUNCHES SEXY NEW WEBSITE WHERE FORM AND FUNCTION MEET. The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) is elated to announce the launch of our sexy, revamped new website on the 22nd of May 2020. Over the first five months of this year our website has received massive overhaul in look, feel
The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) is pleased to announce that applications for the ACT Professional Development Programme will open on 22 May 2020. Applications for the ACT Professional Development Grant in Music will be accepted until Sunday, 12 July 2020. In 2018 the ACT Professional Development Programme supported projects in the fields of visual art
Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) CEO, Marcus Desando participated in a podcast hosted by The One Podcast on the 7th of April 2020 discussing: IS THE ARTS SECTOR READY FOR (COVID-19) CHANGE? 15 May 2020
Podcast Participants: Interviewee - Marcus Desando (ACT CEO) Interviewer - Peter Sibeko (SEAfrica Founder) Podcast link: http://cmajorproductions.com/podcast/ In this episode by The One Podcast ACT CEO, Marcus Desando discusses the current status of the Arts & Culture Trust as an organisation under lockdown and addresses various issues impacting the arts sector at large during the