Rural Touring in a Nutshell

This guide has been produced by the National Rural Touring Forum (NRTF). In it you'll find information on how rural touring schemes operate and on…

Materials from Young Roots Briefing

Presentations from the 'HLF Young Roots Briefing' on Thursday 17 September 2015 at Quay Arts in Newport, Isle of Wight Download HLF_Young_Roots_Briefing_17_Sept.pdf... Download HCT_ENTRENCHED.pdf... More…

Arts Derby Audience Development Toolkit

Arts Derby Audience Development Toolkit. Author: Louise Cogman. One of the resources collated and shared by the Hampshire Solent 'Audience Development' Peer Development Group. Download…

2014 Arts Award Supporter Starter Kit

Trinity College has launched this revised Starter Kit for organisations wanting to become Arts Award Supporters. There is also a new website aimed specifically at…

CultureHive

CultureHive is a free resource to help you discover and share best practice in cultural marketing and fundraising, managed by the Arts Marketing Association. Featuring…

Developing an Audience Research Approach

Useful blog post by Jessica Suess, Partnership Officer, Oxford University Museums, on the Oxford Aspite website, sharing their experience of starting from scratch with a…

Toolkit: How to Conduct a Focus Group

This toolkit has been provided to assist people in conducting focus groups. It was developed for a particular research project at Rowan University in the…

GEM (Group for Education in Museums)

Website of the GEM (Group for Education in Museums), a community of professionals who work in the field of education in museums. It contains news,…

Visitor Studies Group

Website of the Visitor Studies Group, a community of professionals who work in the field of visitors studies in a range of cultural and natural…

Neighbourhood Statistics

Searchable database that you can use to find comparable statistics on local areas. Coverage includes health, deprivation, economy and education. Useful for audience development, user…

AIM Visitor Verdict

A free visitor experience benchmarking service for AIM members to improve resilience. Provided by AIM in association with its survey partner BDRC Continental with funding…

How to write an audience development plan

'How to write an audience development plan - issues to consider, research to conduct.' Article by Ben Gammon consultant and prior Head of Audience Development,…

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…

Visitor Finder

Audience Finder tools and resources from the Audience Agency. Articles, toolkits and case studies on good practice plus practical techniques on how to use evidence…

MLA Access for All Toolkit

Self-assessment toolkit designed to enable organisations to develop effective strategies for examining current performance, identify areas for improvement and develop more accessible and inclusive policies…

Materials from Museum2Museum: Why Work With Artists? Why Work With Museums? Handouts

Download Why_work_with_artsits___Further_Reading_and_Fact_Finding.doc... Download Example_Project_Plan_Template.doc... Download Exhibition_Schedule.xls... Download Example_Commissioning_Process.doc... Download Sample_Artists_Agreement.doc... Download Example_Brief___Hoodwink.doc... A funny look at the session by Ian Coulson Download Why_Work_With_Artists__Why_Work_With_Museums____Cartoons_by_Ian_Coulson__17_02_2014_1.pdf...

Arts Award Guide 2013

Arts Award supports young people to grow as artists and arts leaders. We want to inspire young people aged 7 to 25 to enjoy the arts.…

World Stories Final Report 2013

The Final Report of the World Stories South East project, run between November 2012-March 2013 and funded through ACE Strategy Support Fund. Download WorldStoriesFinalReport2013.pdf... You…

Different Stories New Perspectives Final Report, 2010

The Final Report, by Sonia Rasbery, 2010 - a community engagement in museums project funded by Renaissance South East. Download Different_Stories_New_Perspectives___Final_Report__2010.doc... You might also like…

Different Stories New Perspectives Project Booklet, 2010

A community engagement in museums project funded by Renaissance South East.  Booklet edited by Helen Derbyshire & Sonia Rasbery, 2010. Download Different_Stories_New_Perspectives___Project_Booklet__2010.pdf...   You might…