If you'd like to learn more about UK music, films or photography, we have tons of materials to share with you. Explore the section below and chose what interests you the most.

Explore UK culture through videos

Learn more about UK art and culture through our short videos. Our very own online platform, ‘The English Channel’, offers a variety of film, music and lifestyle videos combined with interactive activities for improving your English.

Visit a digital exhibition

'Almost there' is our newest digital exhibition that features the works of artists from Georgia, Turkey, Ukraine and the UK. Visit the exhibition and explore what it means to be human in the modern world. This would be one of the coolest digital exhibitions you'll ever come across!

Listen to the newest music coming from the UK

Our weekly online Selector radio show brings you the newest music coming from all over the UK. The show is available online so you can listen to any of the previous episodes free of charge.

Explore the British Council collection

The British Council Collection consists of art created by a number of world-renowned artists including Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth, Bridget Riley, Gilbert and George, Anish Kapoor, Mona Hatoum, Damien Hirst and many more. The Collection demonstrates the very best in contemporary British practice across different art forms, from painting and sculpture to printmaking, photography, installation and new media. Visit it online at Google Arts and Culture.

Watch theatre online

Venues around the UK are closed for the foreseeable near future. The British Council's Theatre and Dance team are curating available live streams from across the world that are available to watch for free. Watch some of the UK's finest performances here.


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