Arts Council Elevate: K.I.S.S. (Keep it Simple Stupid)

Past Project

Collaborative relationship self-portrait of Mark and Jayne, led by Cristina  Nuñez WONDERLAND The Art of Being more Human.jpg

PORe’s Arts Council England Elevate project, K.I.S.S (Keep It Simple Stupid), strengthens the resilience of PORe by development of a new strategic business plan, recruitment of a consultant and securing paid staff including a Business Development Support Officer and Digital Marketing Coordinator.

K.I.S.S. will increase the organisations capacity, diversify our fundraising, support business development and board development, and put in place new digital resources. The project will also build upon our strategic partnerships.

Staff Recruitment

PORe is recruiting a Digital Marketing Coordinator for K.I.S.S (keep it simple stupid). Find out more and apply here.

About Elevate

Arts Council England's Elevate programme aims to strengthen the resilience of diverse arts organisations, museums and libraries not in receipt of National Portfolio funding. In the second round of the Elevate programme, ACE are investing £3 million of National Lottery funding into improving the resilience of organisations making a significant contribution to the Creative Case for Diversity, to encourage an increase of diverse led organisations within the National Portfolio. 


Image: Collaborative Self Portrait (Mark and Jayne), 2016, digital image, size variable, creative workshop led by Cristina Nuñez for a PORe and Manchester School of Art project: Wonderland: The Art of Being Human. Courtesy the artist.

Top Image: David Hoyle, Apple and Other Fruits, 2017, performance, Home, Manchester. Photo Leigh Baxter