“Through Shore, Invisible Dust are offering an important platform for artist filmmakers to raise awareness of key environmental issues”
Amanda Catto, Head of Visual Arts at Creative Scotland
Shore: How We See the Sea is funded by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland and Arts Council England, and by the Wellcome Trust.
Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland on behalf of everyone who lives, works or visits here. We enable people and organisations to work in and experience the arts, screen and creative industries in Scotland by helping others to develop great ideas and bring them to life. We distribute funding provided by the Scottish Government and the National Lottery. www.creativescotland.com
Arts Council England champion, develop and invest in artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people's lives, we support activities across the arts, museums and libraries, from theatre to digital art, reading to dance, music to literature, and crafts to collections. Between 2015 and 2018, we will invest £1.1 billion of public money from government and an estimated £700 million from the National Lottery to help create art and culture experiences for everyone, everywhere. www.artscouncil.org.uk
The Wellcome Trust exists to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive. We’re a global charitable foundation, both politically and financially independent. We support scientists and researchers, take on big problems, fuel imaginations, and spark debate. www.wellcome.ac.uk
Above image: YDance, Scotlands national youth dance organisation, photo by Paul Watt, courtesy Creative Scotland