Arts Award & Museums - a Case Study
Arts Award and Cornwall’s Museums Best Practice Case Study
In 2013/14 a group of museums in Cornwall (National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Falmouth Art Gallery, Porthcurno Telegraph Museum1, Penlee House and Royal Cornwall Museum) delivered a 12 month programme designed to increase museums’ understanding of and engagement with Arts Award (supported by Arts Council Strategic Support Funds). The Cornwall Museums Partnership Arts Award work was one of the most successful aspects of a wider programme of activity across a wide range of museums in Cornwall, designed to deliver the Cornwall Museums Strategy 2012-17.
The paper below provides an outline of what they did: