The Scottish Prison Arts Network SCIO is a professional network for artists across arts forms engaged in the criminal justice field.

The network provides a focus for sharing practice, connecting artists and supporting organisations and articulating the importance and impact of making art with offenders and their families in Scotland.

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MUS0C – Music and Social Intervention Research Network

Call for Participation MUS0C – Music and Social Intervention Research Network Knowledge Exchange Forum, supported by the AHRC Saturday 6th October […]

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SPAN Artists in Come Hell or High Water

SPAN Artists John  and Lee have both been involved in the Citizens Theatre Community Production of Come Hell or High […]

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Artist of the Month - Rosie Reid

What is your experience of working in Scottish prisons – past and present? I specialised in working within criminal justice settings as […]

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Artist of the Month - Neil Packham

    What is your experience of working in Scottish prisons – past and present?   My initiation into working […]

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