Sky Arts

Arts & Culture - top performances, docs & films
British television channels

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Facts and stats

Sky Arts (originally launched as Artsworld) is an art-oriented television channel offering 24 hours a day of programmes dedicated to highbrow arts, including theatrical performances, movies, documentaries and music (such as opera performances and classical and jazz sessions).

The channel became free-to-air from September 17th 2020 when it joined Freeview and Freesat in SD.

Launched1 March 2007
Former namesArtsworld
Sky Arts
Sky Arts 1
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

Contact Sky Arts

Postal addressGrant Way
Telephone+44 333 100 0333
Official website

Social media

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Latest news stories

Classic FM Live is returning to London’s Royal Albert Hall in 2024
RadioToday - published 29 November 2023, 12.22pm gmt
Sky Max reveals comedy sports retrospective - published 28 November 2023, 11.24am gmt
Sky Arts to bring The Grand Ole Opry to UK viewers - published 13 October 2023, 11.55am bst
Espresso brews up art documentary series sales
Rapid TV News - published 7 March 2023, 7.32am gmt
May sings Ireland’s praises on Sky - published 14 December 2021, 11.29am gmt


Philip Edgar-Jones Programme Director
Sunta Templeton Continuity Announcer

…at Sky

Emma Lloyd Director of Corporate Development
JD Buckley Chief Executive Officer, Ireland
Jeremy Darroch Group Chief Executive Officer
Marina Storti Head of NOW
Patrick Béhar Chief Business Officer
Rebecca Williams Head of Internal Communications
Robert Webster Managing Director, Sky Sports
Stephen van Rooyen Executive Vice President & Chief Executive Officer, UK & Europe, Established Markets
Zai Bennett Head of Content

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