Future Culture programme in Russia

Future Culture is a professional development programme that aims to connect cultural professionals in Russia and the UK, helping the cultural sector to develop new ideas, skills and collaborations between Russia and the UK.

Future Culture is a programme of activities designed to facilitate cultural networking by offering cultural leadership and cultural management courses in Russia and the UK, organising study visits to key UK arts festivals and showcases and running workshops and public lectures by arts professionals from Russia and the UK.

Future Culture is delivered by the British Council, in partnership with a number of Russian cultural institutions, with funding from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.


  1. New British Film Festival
  2. Lightning Design workshop at Context.Diana Vishneva festival (31 October-2 November 2018)
  3. Nadine Shah's First Performance in Moscow
  4. Lecture series: Theories and practices of cultural leadership
  5. Beat Weekend Festival
  6. TheatreHD: UK Season 2018 – 2019
  7. Literature and Publishing study visit to the UK: call for applications
  8. Russian delegation at Unlimited Festival (UK)
  9. British Embassy Moscow supports Mind and Movement concert
  10. Experience life-changing learning by studying in the UK
  11. Workshops for creative industries professionals
  12. City & Culture seminars for arts and cultural professionals

Grant opportunities

Published 28 August 2018