Dame Judi Dench has said government aid for the arts will be “spread very thin” but she is grateful for the intervention.
Young people in Aberdeen are being encouraged to take part in a new art project documenting life in 2020.
Gallery bosses are preparing to welcome visitors to a “more contemplative experience” when they reopen this month.
Museums across the world are competing to find which contains the “best bum” as part of a weekly online battle between curators.
Some museums and galleries may never reopen despite getting the green light to do so by the Prime Minister, according to the Art Fund.
The UK is facing a “cultural catastrophe”, industry leaders have warned, with the loss of more than 400,000 jobs in the sector as a result of the pandemic.
Museums and galleries are worried about their ability to attract visitors back when they reopen, a report has revealed.
Museums are starting to reopen in some countries as governments ease coronavirus restrictions, but experts warn one in eight worldwide could face permanent closure due to the pandemic.
Ferrari’s museums in Maranello and Modena have reopened in line with the Italian government’s regulations.
Independent museums across Scotland have said they may not survive the Covid-19 lockdown without financial assistance.
Regular visits to museums, art galleries, the theatre and concerts can lead to a longer life, research suggests.
Five institutions engaged in “vital” work have been shortlisted for the £100,000 Museum of the Year prize.
Tate Modern has overtaken the British Museum to become the most popular UK museum or gallery, according to new figures.
A report has called for increased investment in UK museums.