What we do

We work with the best of creative talent to develop innovative, high-quality events and collaborations with artists and cultural institutions around the world.

We secure relationships with creative partners internationally to deliver exciting projects from theatre and dance to visual arts and design.

Our work in arts is delivered through our West Africa Arts Programme with activities in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and the UK. The programme has three main strands - Festivals programme, Creative Hubs Programme and Creative Hustle until 2020.

Keep up to date with all projects on social media via #UKWestAfricaArts


Call for Applications: Recruitment of Associate Consultant (Ghana Arts Consultant)

Introduction This Call for Proposals is to identify an associate consultant that will be contracted on a draw-down basis to support British Council Ghana Arts Programme to respond to programme delivery and emerging opportunities in its arts portfolio in line with country, regional and corporate priorities.  Based in Accra, Ghana, the consultant will also work closely with colleagues in the wider West Africa cluster (Nigeria and Senegal) and provide insights into the local Arts Sector.