Who We Are
: helping sustain creativity through workshops, networking, consultation and support.
Formerly Sostenuto LLP since 2008, we elected to change our company status and ethos to those of ‘Not For Profit’ as these suited better our aims to work with and support the Creative & Cultural clusters in a fair and transparent way. Sostenuto CIC (Community Interest Company) is a UK company Limited by Guarantee, providing support for Creative, Cultural & Heritage sectors who’s directors and team have expertise delivering a wide range of programmes for a range of public and private sector clients : regionally, Nationally and within the EU.
Sostenuto brings collective experience and knowledge together under one organisation to help sustain creative sector activity.
Headed by experienced leaders in the creative industries with a wider network of creative practitioners, Sostenuto provides expert support for the creative industry, delivers key strategic funded projects and is a champion of social action for change within the creative sector.
Through our leading creative industry engagement partnerships – Sostenuto and associated organisations engage regionally with over 7,500 creative industry enterprises through our networks and projects.
Through our networks we focus on communities of practice and have unparalleled representation as a broker between these member organisations and the local, national & international press, pr & promotion, product distribution & live touring and international networks.
We have partnered with a wide range of public and private sector organisations as diverse as music and film /video production studios, European Union funders, Universities, sole traders, community engagement programmes we have developed, delivered and supported for socially excluded, economically inactive and experienced entrepreneurs alike. We are all creators!
We seek to work with those with a similar ethos. Through our creative industry expertise as a team, we seek to support creativity and utilise creative approaches to a range of social, educational and cultural projects.
Use our contact page and get in touch to see how we could work with you and help to achieve your aspirations.