Call for museums and galleries to take part in visual arts project

Initiative is supported by the Art Fund and the Outset Contemporary Art Fund

Heritage participation gap narrows between rich and poor areas

Engagement also increasing among Bame groups, report finds

Helen Marten wins Turner Prize

Award follows her recent Hepworth Prize for Sculpture victory

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 Brexit could be a severe blow for arts in Northern Ireland

Fears over funding and cross-border relationships

England’s nationals suffer fall in visitor numbers

London attractions hit by a lack of major exhibitions

Anxiety over student visa plan

Academics concerned that proposals could deter overseas students

Institutions increase focus on sustainability

Museums are leading discussions on shaping a more sustainable future

Threat to museums grows

Small and medium-sized museums are under threat of closure