Our research programme aims to increase our knowledge and understanding about the impact of arts and culture on people’s lives
Our research programme aims to increase our knowledge and understanding about the impact of art and culture on people’s lives. Our data allows us to be open, accountable and responsive about the work we do and the investment we make. Explore more about research and data below.
Data on our investment informs our evaluation, our funding decisions and future strategy. Making this data available is also essential for our accountability
Our key commitments concerning the ways we collect, handle, use and publish data
We are committed to routinely publishing research findings and data reports. Find here schedules of reports recently published and those to be published in the future
Browse the archive of our older research reports and publications
The Freedom of Information Act informs our approach to publication of data and information, and otherwise providing access to information we hold
Latest news, blog posts and case studies
In light of the new Analysis of Theatre in England report, Simon Mellor blogs about how the theatre landscape is evolving in the digital age
How our In Harmony programme is using music to transform the lives of school pupils in deprived communities
Our Director for Policy and Research writes about how research helps us to better understand the essential contribution that arts and culture make to our lives
Cat Hammersley, our Senior Manager for Data Reporting and Analysis, blogs about why we should all be getting excited about our new data principles. (Really)
One Dance UK is bringing the fourth edition of its biennial conference celebrating Dance of the African Diaspora back this November.
Motionhouse’s energetic outdoor dance performances are bringing high-quality art to more places in England.