Research

From time to time we hear of useful research in the arts and cultural sector that’s worth sharing.

FutureDotNow logo in green and blue FutureDotNow logo in green and blue

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FutureDotNow report: Collective action for a digital world

In their 2021-22 Annual Review, ‘Collective action for a digital world’, FutureDotNow look at post-pandemic data, and present a ‘state of the nation’ for workplace digital skills, reflecting on the huge impact Covid-19 has had on digital habits, and the work still to be done.

3 months ago
Indigo Indigo

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After the Interval

Audience views on missing cultural events, booking tickets during lockdown, returning to live cultural events with social distancing, and experiencing culture in different formats.

1 year ago
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Covid-19 Cultural Participation Monitor

The Audience Agency's nationwide longitudinal (ongoing) panel survey of changing views about participating in creative and cultural activities through the pandemic.

1 year ago
Culture24 Culture24

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Culture24 Reports

Culture24 has written a range of research reports over the years, across a range of projects. You can download them all here.

1 year ago
Insights Alliance - Indigo Ltd, Baker Richards and One Further - Supporting cultural recovery Insights Alliance - Indigo Ltd, Baker Richards and One Further - Supporting cultural recovery

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Culture Restart

A set of FREE tools designed for cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, helping to track audience and visitor sentiment, and build up a national picture for the benefit of the whole sector.

1 year ago
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Digital Audience Survey

Latest findings from The Audience Agency's Digital Audience Survey show how audiences have responded to arts, culture and heritage organisations moving so much of their offering online during the COVID-19 lock-down period.

1 year ago
Nesta Nesta

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Digital Culture 2019

Digital Culture 2019 is a study on the impact and use of technology in the arts and culture sector, from Arts Council England and Nesta.

1 year ago
One by One - Building digitally confident museums One by One - Building digitally confident museums

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One by One research project phase two

Multi-partner international initiative, One by One, brings together cultural organisations, policy makers, academics, professional bodies, support agencies and communities of practice, to build digitally confident museums. Phase Two of the research project explores the digital skills and literacies that people who work and volunteer in museums need.

1 year ago