News: The Clore Leadership Programme

Friday 18 June 2004

aims to address the shortage of British arts managers. The first group of 27 Fellows, who will spend a year developing their skills through placements in a variety of arts organisations. ‘According to Dennis Stevenson, running an arts organisation is miles more difficult than running a business – and he, chairman of Pearson as well as of the Aldeburgh festival, and before that the Tate, should know. He maintains that the risks are larger; the public scrutiny closer; the bottom line – since it is to do with subjective matters such as artistic success or failure rather than numbers on a balance sheet – shadowy and uncertain.’ Charlotte Higgins Guardian, 18 Jun


What’s On