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

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Rapid TV News - published 2 November 2021, 8.00am gmt
Sky Arts goes free-to-air
Rapid TV News - published 28 July 2020, 9.03am bst
Sky Arts is joining Freeview - published 28 July 2020, 8.42am bst


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 People 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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