Arts Council of Wales is the country's funding and development agency for the arts.
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.