Arts Council England has shown its continued support for a-n by including it in its new list of National Portfolio Organisations (NPOs), announced today. a-n has ambitious plans to develop new programmes, opportunities and resources for artists as well as strengthen our national and international partnerships.

a-n CEO Julie Lomax said: “Since 1980, a-n has supported artists. We have a growing and loyal membership of over 28,000 members and we will continue to invest in and advocate for artists through everything we do. We are pleased Arts Council England recognises the work a-n does on behalf of artists and we are grateful for their continued support.”

a-n has received a conditional offer of £650,007 for 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2026. 990 organisations will receive a share of Arts Council England’s £446 million investment.

For more information on Arts Council England Investment Programme 2023 – 26, visit