Arts Derbyshire


We believe that the arts are a powerful tool for change. Our mission is to provide strategic direction for arts development in Derbyshire, building on the unique creative, cultural, natural and heritage assets of our county. We are passionate about the arts and culture being for everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances.

Our core values are to be ambitious, collaborative, creative, responsive and accessible. We understand that by working together, we can create cultural experiences that are meaningful, impactful, and transformative. We advocate that art has the power to heal, inspire, and connect people from all walks of life. We are committed to supporting artists at all stages of their career and providing opportunities for them to showcase their work. We believe that the arts are a vital part of our cultural heritage and that should be preserved and celebrated for future generations. We are dedicated to promoting the arts in Derbyshire and beyond. By working with our partners, we can inspire change and make a positive impact on the world.


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