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By Frieze News Desk

The US Second Lady has agreed to teach art at a Christian school in Virginia that bans LGBTQ+ students, teachers and parents

‘You have taught art within a history that is our own, with a language that is our own’

By Matariki Williams

The inquiry into the arts sector’s ‘class ceiling’ follows renewed concern around diversity and exclusion

An essay by the respected Professor Norman Geras has been flagged by the University of Reading as ‘sensitive’ under UK’s Counter-Terrorism scheme

Children from lower income families half as likely to learn a musical instrument as their richer counterparts

The importance of art classes; Egon Schiele’s legacy and Hito Steyerl’s favourite films: what to read this weekend

A leading surgeon says that the loss of creative subjects in UK schools means students lack important tactile knowledge

The ‘World’s Best Teacher’ believes arts education in the UK is in peril; can the damage be reversed?

By Chris Sharratt

27 educators are taking the London gallery to an employment tribunal, demanding that they be recognized as employees

Arts subjects are increasingly marginalized in the UK curriculum – but the controversial intellectual suggests art is better done at home

With the government’s push for the controversial English baccalaureate, why the arts should be an integral part of the curriculum