NEoN could not happen each year without the hard work, generosity and support of our partners, funders & sponsors. Below is a list of those supporting us in 2018/2019.
Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland.
EventScotland is working to make Scotland the perfect stage for events. By developing an exciting portfolio of sporting and cultural events EventScotland is helping to raise Scotland’s international profile and boost the economy by attracting more visitors.
New Media Scotland is the national development agency fostering artist and audience engagement with all forms of new media practice.
In December 2014 Dundee was named as the UK’s first City of Design by the United Nations. The City has been recognised by UNESCO for its diverse contributions to elds including medical research, comics and video games. The City of Design designation has previously been awarded to 12 cities including Beijing, Berlin and Montreal.
Abertay University is a modern new university, one with a long history and have quickly become one of Scotland’s leading universities, highly ranked for academic performance.
Weave will be popping up across the city of Dundee, creating a vibrant programme of cultural events that share local and global creativity. Weave gives a platform to national and international artists and designers, creating opportunities to be inspired, make new connections and discover new things.
University of Dundee is one of the UK’s leading universities, internationally recognised for its expertise across a range of disciplines and promotes translational research, stimulates new ideas and ideologies where disciplines intersect and which is focused on meeting the challenges of the 21st century.
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design has a world renowned reputation for high-class teaching and research. It offers a range of courses across 11 disciplines and are also the only university in Scotland to offer a General Foundation entry course and has been ranked in the World’s Top 1 percent by QS World University Rankings.
Creative Dundee amplifies, connects and showcases local creative talent and activities to the world.
Scottish Contemporary Art Network (SCAN) is a member led network committed to championing and supporting the contemporary art sector in Scotland.
Wellgate is one of the two main shopping centres located in the city centre of Dundee. Having originally opened in 1978, the centre comprises three floors, including a food court. Wellgate focuses on a ‘value-led’ offer with a number of high street, national discount retailers, primarily aimed at family audiences. The centre also prides itself as a community hub, working with numerous community projects ranging from Deaflinks and Welfare Reform to the City Centre Chaplaincy who regularly meet with customers, retail and centre staff with their ‘lend an ear’ work.
Red Pepper Events is an event management company based in Dundee. Working throughout Scotland, the Red Pepper team manage all types of events from small intimate parties to large corporate functions.
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