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National Organisations

Here’s where to find useful information and support for artists nationally.

  • RSA (Royal Scottish Academy)

    The Royal Scottish Academy of Art is an independent, privately funded institution, led by eminent artists and architects, whose sole purpose is to promote and support the creation, understanding and enjoyment... Read more
  • SAU (Scottish Artists Union)

    The SAU is campaigning for a better working life for visual and applied artists across Scotland and is the only trade union of its kind in the United Kingdom. Read more
  • SCAN (Scottish Contemporary Arts Network)

    SCAN is a member led network committed to supporting the contemporary art sector in Scotland through research & intelligence gathering, professional development, information sharing & networking and... Read more
  • SSA (Scottish Society of Artists)

    The SSA is an artist-led membership organisation governed by an elected President and Council,  which seeks to promote and encourage experimentation and the 'adventurous spirit' in contemporary art. Read more
  • The Design Trust

    The Design Trust is an online business school for designers and makers.   They offer practical, honest, inspirational, expert training & support to entrepreneurial creatives. Read more