Dundee V&A nets £5m funding boost
March 26 2014
V&A at Dundee director Philip Long, said the announcement meant they were ‘steadily moving towards our funding targets’, adding: “We look forward to working closely with Creative Scotland on the delivery of truly innovative activity that nurtures, promotes and inspires contemporary design creativity across the country.”
Janet Archer, CEO of Creative Scotland, added: “Our support will enable an exciting contemporary offering to local, national and international audiences, welcoming the world's best designers to Scotland, building on the strong design talent that exists here and ensuring a lasting design heritage for this country in years to come.”
The Scottish Government has separately pledged £15m to help fund the build with a further £9.4m pledged by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
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