Future Culture (2017–20) was a professional development programme that aimed to connect existing and emerging cultural professionals in Russia and the UK to help the cultural sector develop new ideas and knowledge, skills and networks to drive collaborations and partnerships between Russia and the UK. 

Future Culture was a programme of activities designed to facilitate cultural networking by offering cultural leadership and cultural management courses in Russia and the UK, organising study visits to key UK arts festivals and showcases and running workshops and public lectures by arts professionals from Russia and the UK.

Future Culture connected 10,331 Russian cultural professionals at various stages of their careers with the UK and involved partnerships with over 50 UK institutions and over 50 Russian institutions.