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By Tabitha Ronson

I was amused at the furore caused by British artist Jake Chapman who said that taking children to art galleries was a "total waste of time".

He described as "arrogant" the parents who take their children to art galleries and expect them to understand artists and their works.

aa-Apr7-ArtsHalfMoon3.jpgIn a major funding shake-up, creative organisations discovered their fate as Arts Council England announced around £100million of budget cuts.

There were mixed fortunes for the 1,300 theatres, galleries and arts groups that applied for funding, with almost one in four losing all their funds, including 49 in London.